VMware Workspace ONE: Reference Architecture - Experts Talk
April 08, 2019
In this edition of the Experts Talk series, Roger Deane and Graeme Gordon discuss the new Reference Architecture. Topics of discussion include "What is a Reference Architecture?", "How is
Experts Talk Overview
Providing Secure Access to VMware Horizon 7 and VMware Identity Manager with the VMware Unified Access Gateway
February 13, 2019
Introduction The VMware Unified Access Gateway is a platform that provides secure edge services and access to defined resources that reside in the internal network. This allows authorized, external users
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
Creating an Optimized Windows Image for a VMware Horizon Virtual Desktop
January 25, 2019
Introduction Overview Considerations you must take into account when creating a Windows system image are much different if you plan to deploy virtual desktops rather than physical desktops: Physical desktops – Resource usage
Operational tutorial Intermediate
Network Ports in VMware Horizon 7
January 15, 2019
About This Guide This document lists port requirements for connectivity between the various components and servers in a VMware Horizon® 7 deployment.   Figure 1: Horizon 7 Network Ports with
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
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.
Experts Talk Overview
Introducing the VMware Workspace ONE Cloud-Based Reference Architecture
November 20, 2018
The VMware Workspace ONE Cloud-Based Reference Architecture is now available and is a must read for anyone considering, designing, or undertaking a VMware Workspace ONE or a VMware Horizon Cloud
Announcements Reference Architecture
Blast Extreme Display Protocol in VMware Horizon 7
September 10, 2018
Introduction Blast Extreme is included with the View component of VMware Horizon® 7, the latest generation of VMware desktop virtualization and remote application-delivery software. Blast Extreme represents an evolution of
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7: Reference Architecture - Expert Panel
September 05, 2018
Experts discuss what the VMware Horizon 7 Reference Architecture guide is - and how you can use it. View the latest Reference Architecture here: https://techzone.vmware.com/resource/vmware-workspace-one-and-vmware-horizon-7-enterprise-edition-premises-reference
Experts Talk Overview
VMware Unified Access Gateway: Expert Panel
August 21, 2018
Technical experts at VMware End User Computing discuss what VMware Unified Access Gateway is, and how it works.
Experts Talk Overview
Network Ports in VMware Horizon Cloud Service
August 02, 2018
About This Guide This document lists port requirements for connectivity between the various components and servers in a VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ deployment. Two deployment models for the Horizon Cloud
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture
August 02, 2018
Executive Summary This reference architecture describes how to address business requirements and use cases with services constructed by integrating the components of VMware Workspace™ ONE™, including VMware Horizon® 7 Enterprise
Reference Architecture Advanced
Introducing VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture
June 06, 2018
The Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture for VMware Workspace ONE and Horizon 7 is now available! This design guide is a must read for anyone considering, designing, or undertaking a
Workspace ONE Just-in-Time Management Platform
VMware Digital Workspace Designer: Feature Walk-through
May 03, 2018
Learn about the Digital Workspace Designer—an online tool that helps customers understand a high level design for any Digital Workspace project with VMware Workspace ONE, including AirWatch and Horizon technologies.
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
Digital Workspace Designer
The VMware Digital Workspace Designer is your companion and aid for planning and sizing a VMware Workspace ONE deployment, maintaining current VMware best practices and assisting you with key design decisions. The tool is aimed at establishing an initial high level design for any planned deployment. Watch the video guide for the Designer here. You will need a MyVMware or PartnerCentral account
Last Updated: March 19, 2018
Desktop Assessment Tool
Prepare for the move to Horizon desktops and applications with tools to assess, design an operational prototype, identify technology and skills gaps, and uncover risks. The SysTrack Desktop Assessment (SDA) tool is a cloud based tool that allows you to analyze your current physical desktop estate and its fit for virtualization.
Last Updated: March 19, 2018
Horizon Migration Tool
Horizon Migration Tool helps you migrate from Citrix XenDesktop and Xen App to Horizon 7.
Last Updated: March 19, 2018
Updated VMware Workspace ONE Reference Architecture for SaaS Deployments
January 24, 2018
The VMware Workspace ONE Reference Architecture for SaaS Deployments illustrates how Workspace ONE can deliver a modern digital workspace that meets key business requirements and common use cases for the increasingly mobile
Workspace ONE
VMware Unified Access Gateway: PowerShell Deployment - Feature Walk-through
December 13, 2017
This video is fourth in a series of five covering the VMware Unified Access Gateway. It describes and demonstrates how to deploy using the PowerShell method. Learn more at http://blogs.vmware.com/euc/2017/10/vmware-unified-access-gateway-technical-deep-dive.html
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Unified Access Gateway: Deployment Options - Feature Walk-through
December 13, 2017
VMware Unified Access Gateway provides secure edge services to allow access to defined resources that reside in the internal network. This allows authorized, external users to access internally located resources
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Unified Access Gateway: OVF Deployment 
December 13, 2017
This video is third in a series of five covering the VMware Unified Access Gateway. It describes and demonstrates how to deploy using the vSphere OVF method. Learn more at http://blogs.vmware.com/euc/2017/10/vmware-unified-access-gateway-technical-deep-dive.html.
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
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
Feature Walk-through Advanced
VMware Unified Access Gateway: Use Cases - Feature Walk-through
December 13, 2017
This video is first in a series of five and it gives an overview and potential use cases for the VMware Unified Access Gateway. VMware Unified Access Gateway provides secure
Feature Walk-through Overview
Secure Remote Access with VMware Unified Access Gateway
October 31, 2017
The VMware Unified Access Gateway (formerly called Access Point) is a platform that provides secure edge services and access to defined resources that reside in the internal network. This allows authorized, external
Workspace ONE
JMP and VMware Horizon 7 Deployment Considerations
July 25, 2017
Legacy Content Executive Summary Over a decade ago, when VMware first offered a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution, the strategy was to take a Windows desktop system, virtualize it, and
Deployment Considerations Advanced
Introduction to VMware Horizon 7 for Citrix Administrators
June 19, 2017
Introduction Today’s workforce requires access to applications, at any time, from any device. In this new mobile-cloud world, managing and delivering services to end users with traditional PC-centric tools remains
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: What's New
April 05, 2017
As an introduction to the technical advancements in Horizon 7.1, this video reviews the technical and logical architecture of Horizon, as well as the main components.
What's New Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Instant Clones for RDSH - Feature Walk-through
April 05, 2017
VMware Horizon 7.1 extends the use of Instant Clones to creating RDSH Farms. As a key component of the JMP (Just-in-Time Management Platform) this provides several key benefits, including simplified
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Horizon Client 4.4 Updates - Feature Walk-through
April 05, 2017
As part of the VMware Horizon 7.1 updates, the various Horizon Clients have been updated to version 4.4. This short video highlights what’s new for each of the various clients.
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Platform Updates - Feature Walk-through
April 05, 2017
VMware Horizon 7.1 has numerous platform enhancements and features. This short session details some of the features including upgrade considerations, VMware vSphere host maintenance, Windows 2016 support, and PowerCLI.
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Unauthenticated Access to Published Applications - Feature Walk-through
March 15, 2017
Learn more about providing unauthenticated access in VMware Horizon 7.1, which allows users to connect to a Horizon environment and access RDSH based applications without directly authenticating as themselves. This
Feature Walk-through Advanced
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Customizing RDSH Icons - Feature Walk-through
March 15, 2017
This short video demonstrates how to change an RDSH application icon in VMware Horizon 7.1. Customizing the icon allows for easier application identification.
Feature Walk-through Advanced
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Hiding the Connection Server URL and Domain List - Feature Walk-through
March 15, 2017
With VMware Horizon 7.1 and the new Horizon Clients version 4.4, there is a new security-focused option that allows certain information to be hidden from the Horizon Client. With two
Feature Walk-through Advanced
VMware Horizon 7: Power CLI - Feature Walk-through
February 14, 2017
Learn about PowerCLI and how it can help in automating VMware Horizon 7. Get started by following demos on installation, connecting, and trying a few basic commands.
Feature Walk-through Advanced
Antivirus Considerations in a VMware Horizon 7 Environment
February 05, 2017
Introduction Using antivirus software in any computing environment is a very important security consideration. Unless your operating system is protected from malware, you leave it open to negative and potentially
Deployment Considerations Intermediate

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