Horizon

VMware Horizon Sizing and Design

In the life of a technican it´s always important to be aware of the best practices. In case of VMware Horizon, I´ve done a lot sizing and design, been on a lot discussion around that topic and wants to share a pretty good site with you folks. one of the most important things is, sizing. That means, you have to know the configurable maximums of every solution you want to implement. On the one side there are a lot of administration guidelines. Of course be aware of that guides and pay ...
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VMware Horizon 2012 (aka 8.1)

Today I want to share with you some Update information and experience regarding the VMware Horizon 2012 aka 8.1. Horizon Event database Here are some SQL backend optimisations. A lot of information regarding Horizon is stored in the Event database and several queries which have to run here. That took 2 minutes and 30 seconds in average, after the improvements around 2 seconds. Thats a lot faster. API A separation of View API from Console. Usually the administrators ...
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VMware Horizon and Adobe Flash EOL

For all VMware customers which use Adobe Flash already in their environments please pay attention to that one. Adobe Flash player was going end of life Dec 31, 2020. This will affect all customers before Horizon Version 7.8 because with that version the Horizon HTML5 console was released. Full feature parity is available since version 7.11. In the support article below you will find more detail information which VMware solution and versions will be affected as well and how you can ...
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VMware Horizon Network Ports, Diagram and Communication Flows

In case you have to Design or implement a VMware Horizon Infrastructure for your Customer or Company for instance, first of all you need a good understanding about Network, Ports, Protocols and the overall communication flow to make your Design or Implementation a success. Another important piece is experience, do never underrate experience in that case. Really helpful in that case is a good overview about all Network Ports, Protocols and a clearly diagram which makes it easier for you to ...
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VMware Horizon View

Die Komponenten einer VMware Horizon View Umgebung variieren je nach Anforderung und Wünschen an diese. Es kommt zudem darauf an, ob ich externen oder Home Office Mitarbeitern die Möglichkeit einräumen will, ohne eine VPN Verbindung aufbauen zu müssen, auf interne Unternehmensressourcen zuzugreifen. Der VMware Horizon Connection Server stellt dabei den Session Broker für die virtuellen Desktops (folgend vDesktop) dar. Der VMware Horizon Security Server ist die Komponente welche ...
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