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What Is Horizon 7?
May 01, 2018
If you've never heard of Horizon 7, read this non-technical introduction.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • Horizon 7

Phase

  • Design
How Does Horizon 7 Work?
March 19, 2018
This article describes the various components of Horizon 7 and discusses how they fit together.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • Horizon 7

Phase

  • Design
VMware Horizon 7 Demo for IT Admins
May 01, 2018
This video, designed for IT Administrators, gives you a comprehensive look into the capabilities in Horizon 7.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

Technology

  • Instant Clones
  • JMP

Phase

  • Manage
VMware Horizon 7: Expert Q&A
May 01, 2018
Welcome to the Digital Workspace Tech Zone Expert Q&A series, where you'll hear from technical experts about the top technical questions in the end-user computing space. This Expert Q&A video

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Experts Talk

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

Technology

  • Instant Clones
  • JMP

Phase

  • Design
VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon: Expert Q&A
May 20, 2018
This Expert Q&A video answers the top questions about VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Experts Talk

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design
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Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware Horizon 7
January 17, 2019
This Quick-Start tutorial provides a technical overview of VMware Horizon® 7. Set up a proof-of-concept environment and learn how to create VDI desktops, RDSH-published applications, automated desktop pools, and more.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Quick-Start

Product

  • Horizon 7

Technology

  • Instant Clones
  • JMP

Phase

  • Deploy
Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware Horizon JMP Integrated Workflow
July 31, 2018
In this Quick-Start tutorial, learn about the JMP integrated workflow, available from the Horizon Console, and set up a proof-of-concept environment through practical exercises.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Quick-Start

Product

  • App Volumes
  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7

Technology

  • Instant Clones
  • JMP

Phase

  • Deploy
Creating an Optimized Windows Image for a VMware Horizon Virtual Desktop
October 10, 2019
This guide provides step-by-step instructions to configure a Windows image that performs optimally in a virtual environment, where CPU cores are shared among many VMs.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Operational Tutorial

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps
  • Horizon Cloud Service

Technology

  • Blast Extreme
  • Instant Clones
  • JMP

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
  • Modern Management
  • Windows Delivery
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Understanding Horizon Connections
May 22, 2019
I’ve had a several conversations over the past few weeks about how a VMware Horizon Client connects to a resource. Some of these exchanges were to help determine the best

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Fundamental

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Unified Access Gateway

Technology

  • Blast Extreme

Phase

  • Design
  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Windows Delivery
Hands-On Lab: VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise
October 23, 2018
Use VMware Horizon 7 to provision VDI desktops with instant clones and RDS Hosts. Configure App Volumes to instantly provision applications, and User Environment Manager to provide a context-based user

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Hands-on lab

Product

  • App Volumes
  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

Technology

  • Instant Clones
  • JMP

Phase

  • Design
Deploying Hardware-Accelerated Graphics with VMware Horizon 7
November 30, 2017
Learn about the three types of hardware-accelerated graphics in View virtual desktops in VMware Horizon® 7 through typical use cases. This guide also includes installation and configuration instructions, best practices,

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Horizon 7

Phase

  • Deploy
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Architecting VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon Introduction
April 17, 2019
This is the first in a series of short videos giving an overview to architecting end user computing solutions using VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon. In this first video

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Reference Architecture

Product

  • App Volumes
  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE Intelligence
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design
Architecting VMware Horizon 7
April 18, 2019
This video explores the architecture of VMware Horizon 7. This is the fifth in a series of short videos giving an overview to architecting end user computing solutions using VMware Workspace

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Reference Architecture

Product

  • Horizon 7

Technology

  • Cloud Pod Architecture

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Windows Delivery
Architecting Platform and Service Integration
April 18, 2019
This video looks at the integration of products to create a platform and delivery of services to users. This is the last in a series of short videos giving an overview

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Reference Architecture

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design
VMware Workspace One & Horizon 7: On-Premises Reference Architecture - Expert Q&A
January 02, 2019
In this video, the experts introduce us to the VMware Workspace One & Horizon 7 Enterprise On Premises Reference Architecture.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Experts Talk

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design
VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon Reference Architecture
April 19, 2019
This reference architecture provides a framework and guidance for architecting an integrated digital workspace using VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon. Design guidance is given for each product—with a corresponding

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Reference Architecture

Product

  • App Volumes
  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • NSX for Horizon
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE Intelligence
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Technology

  • Cloud Pod Architecture
  • Content Gateway
  • Smart Policies
  • Tunnel

OS/Platform

  • Azure
  • Linux
  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Design
  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Identity / Access Management
  • Secure Remote Access
Implementing the Horizon 7 Cloud Connector
February 27, 2019
In this episode, Rick Terlep explains how to deploy a Horizon 7 Cloud Connector to an existing Horizon 7 implementation.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
Managing User Experience with VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition
September 19, 2019
This document helps you determine the best combination of Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition technologies for your organization’s needs. The goal is to augment the design concepts in the VMware Workspace

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • App Volumes
  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

Technology

  • Instant Clones
  • JMP
  • Smart Policies
  • Writable Volumes

Phase

  • Design
  • Optimize

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
Introducing the VMware Digital Workspace Topology Tool
February 04, 2019
The VMware Digital Workspace Topology tool is now available! By generating architectural diagrams of the digital workspace, this tool helps you design your deployment and understand its networking requirements.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Blog

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Announcement

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Technology

  • Content Gateway
  • Tunnel

Phase

  • Manage

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
  • Identity / Access Management
Design
Digital Workspace Topology Tool
The VMware Digital Workspace Topology Tool allows you to create a logical architectural diagram by selecting the Workspace ONE and Horizon components. It generates a diagram that shows the selected components and the links between them. The Topology Tool can also be also launched from the Digital Workspace Designer to automatically create an architectural diagram with the components generated as
Last Updated: December 12, 2018

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Tool

Phase

  • Design
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Learn about the Blast Extreme remoting display protocol, built by VMware to deliver an immersive, feature-rich user experience for end users, across devices, locations, media, and network connections.
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VMware Blast Extreme Optimization Guide
November 20, 2019
Although this next-generation display protocol is designed to provide an excellent out-of-the-box configuration for most use cases, some network conditions and applications require additional tuning. This guide tells you how

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps
  • Horizon Cloud Service

Technology

  • Blast Extreme

Phase

  • Deploy
  • Optimize

Use-Case

  • Windows Delivery
Blast Extreme Display Protocol in VMware Horizon 7
September 10, 2018
This guide provides a technical description of Blast Extreme, including how to deploy it, configuration best practices, and benefits and limitations, for administrators who are considering using the Blast Extreme

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

Technology

  • Blast Extreme

Phase

  • Optimize

Use-Case

  • Windows Delivery
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Blast Extreme - Feature Walk-through
April 05, 2017
Learn about the major enhancements to Blast Extreme in VMware Horizon 7.1. These updates maximize user experience and includes Blast Extreme Adaptive Transport networking, which can adjust to the network

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7

Technology

  • Blast Extreme

Phase

  • Manage
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Providing Secure Access to VMware Horizon 7 with the VMware Unified Access Gateway
February 13, 2019
Learn how to deploy a single Unified Access Gateway to proxy VMware Horizon 7 traffic.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Unified Access Gateway

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Secure Remote Access
  • Windows Delivery
Network Ports in VMware Horizon 7
September 18, 2019
This document lists port requirements for connectivity between the various components and servers in a VMware Horizon® 7 deployment. This document applies to all versions of Horizon 7 from 7.0

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • App Volumes
  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access

Technology

  • Blast Extreme
  • Cloud Pod Architecture
  • JMP

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Secure Remote Access
  • Windows Delivery
Zero Trust Secure Access to Traditional Applications with VMware
November 01, 2019
This guide addresses one of the use cases involved in building a Zero Trust security environment: securing traditional, Windows-based applications. VMware Horizon virtual desktops and published applications can be used

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • NSX for Horizon
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE Intelligence
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Technology

  • Smart Policies

OS/Platform

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
  • Modern Management
  • Windows Delivery
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These videos provide a technical walk-through for a few of the key features of Horizon 7.
VMware Horizon 7 v7.2: Smart Policies for Horizon Applications - Feature Walk-through
July 06, 2017
Learn how VMware Horizon Smart Policies customize the user experience as they run a Horizon remote application. You will see an example of how Horizon Smart Policies are configured and

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

Technology

  • JMP
  • Smart Policies

Phase

  • Manage

Use-Case

  • Windows Delivery
VMware Horizon 7 v7.4: Session Collaboration - Feature Walk-through
April 26, 2018
This video describes the VMware Horizon Session Collaboration feature in detail, demonstrates how to initiate, manage, and use this powerful tool for users to collaborate in real time for standard

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7

Phase

  • Manage
VMware Horizon 7 v7.5: Cloud Pod Architecture - Feature Walk-through
June 28, 2018
This video provides a technical walk-through of the Horizon 7 Cloud Pod Architecture feature. It includes a demo of setting up a federation between an on-premises Horizon pod and one

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service

Technology

  • Cloud Pod Architecture

Phase

  • Manage
VMware Horizon 7.9: Enhanced Drag and Drop - Feature Walk-through
July 02, 2019
In this short feature overview video, we will look at the new enhanced drag-and-drop feature for the Mac and Windows Clients with VMware Horizon 7.9 and the Horizon Client 5.1. VMware

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

OS/Platform

  • macOS
  • Windows 10
VMware Horizon 7.9: Desktop Application Publishing - Feature Walk-through
July 02, 2019
In this feature walk-through, we cover the new desktop application publishing feature, which allows publishing applications from Windows 10. VMware End-User Computing (EUC) solutions empower the digital workspace by simplifying app

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10
VMware Horizon 7.9: Update Hosted Application Icons - Feature Walk-through
July 02, 2019
In this feature walk-through, we take a look at the new VMware Horizon 7.9 feature to update hosted application icons. VMware End-User Computing (EUC) solutions empower the digital workspace by simplifying

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Apps
  • Workspace ONE Access

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10
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VMware Unified Access Gateway: Scaling, Upgrades & Troubleshooting - Feature Walk-through
December 13, 2017
This video is fifth in a series of five covering the VMware Unified Access Gateway. This includes details on scaling, upgrading, authentication options, logs and some troubleshooting. Learn more at

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Manage

Use-Case

  • Secure Remote Access
VMware Horizon 7 v7.5: Help Desk Tool - Feature Walk-through
June 21, 2018
This video walks through a complete overview and demonstration of the Horizon Help Desk Tool along with the enhancements included with the new VMware Horizon 7.5 release.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service

Technology

  • Help Desk
  • JMP

OS/Platform

  • Linux

Phase

  • Manage
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