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VMware Horizon 6 Supports Application Delivery by RDS Hosting

To meet the demand for hosted applications, VMware Horizon 6 supports an app-remoting option based on Microsoft RDS. The Application-Delivery Options in VMware Horizon 6.0 white paper describes this new option, as well as additional application-delivery options available in Horizon 6. You can publish and manage RDS-hosted applications through Horizon with View in the Horizon Advanced Edition […]

VMware releases XenApp to Horizon porting tool

VMware has released a tool to migrate apps made virtual and portable by Citrix’s XenApp into its own Horizon View product. The tool is a little bit naughty because VMware has released it as a “Fling” – a term Virtzilla applies to code from its labs that consist of “Apps and tools built by our engineers that […]

Troubleshoot replication problems between VMware Horizon View Connection servers

In environments with multiple Horizon View Connection Servers (High Available) the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directory is replicated. Configuration, Pool and desktop information is stored in the ADAM database. Problems with replication can result in: Configuration changes made are not replicated Authentication problems The VMware View Administrator dashboard does not check the replication status.  So […]

VMware Releases Mirage 5.1

At September 16 VMware released VMware Mirage 5.1  What’s New in Mirage 5.1? Mirage 5.1 introduces more than 20 new features, enabling you to extend the management of remote and mobile-user devices. Included are the following new features and improvements: IT managers can control the Mirage clients’ bandwidth consumption from the Mirage Management console. You […]

Announcing VMware Mirage 5.1!

We introduced VMware Mirage 5.0 as part of our exciting Horizon 6 launch earlier this year. Since then, we’ve been hard at work enhancing the next version. And now, I’m pleased to announce the official general availability of VMware Mirage 5.1! If you were able to attend one of our Mirage breakout sessions at VMworld […]

ControlUp – VMworld 2014 Wrap-up

This was the first year we sponsored VMworld and it was a great experience! We arrived in San Francisco on Saturday and had a chance to explore some of the nice sites the city has to offer. Sunday (Partner day) I attended some EUC related sessions and was excited about the CloudVolumes announcementand the general hype […]

Options for Application Delivery in VMware Horizon 6

When it comes to application delivery, VMware Horizon 6.0 has something for everyone. VMware just published Application-Delivery Options in VMware Horizon 6.0, a white paper that describes the unique combination of application-delivery options supported in VMware Horizon 6.0. Today’s workforce is extremely fluid. Employees expect to be able to work when they want, where they want, using the […]

VMware, NVIDIA and Google Collaborate To Deliver Graphics Rich Apps To Enterprise Cloud Desktops

Today, I am very excited to share how VMware, NVIDIA and Google are working together to deliver graphics rich applications to enterprise cloud desktops. The result of our collaboration to date is two key technology previews that we are showing at VMworld 2014. First, we are showing a technology preview of NVIDIA GRID™ vGPU™ on […]

Best Ways to Engage with the Community at VMworld SF ’14

Are you looking for a chance to kick back and join the community conversation at VMworld, but there’s so much happening that it’s hard to streamline your schedule and maximize your fun? In addition to the sessions that stand out to you and the vendor booths that you want to visit, here’s a snapshot of […]

ThinPrint Provides Optimized Printing Support for New Use Cases with VMware Horizon 6

At the VMworld 2014 conference in San Francisco, Cortado, maker of the leading print solution ThinPrint and longtime OEM partner of VMware, announces complete printing support of VMware Horizon™ 6. Version 10 of the ThinPrint Engine, which was released this year, adds to the OEM solution with functions like ThinShare for print data compression in all printing […]

VMware, NVIDIA and Google Unveil Future of Graphics-Rich Applications Delivered on Enterprise Cloud Desktops

Today at VMworld® 2014, VMware, NVIDIA and Google announced a collaborative effort to deliver high-performance virtual desktops and workstation-class graphics to Google Chromebooks. Showcased as a technology preview, the solution demonstrates the next generation of VMware Blast Performance and NVIDIA GRID™ vGPU™ technology to satisfy customers’ most demanding visual computing needs. The joint effort is […]

Pay-As-You-Grow with Nutanix and VMware Horizon 6

As an end user of VMware End User Computing (EUC) products since 2008 when the product was called Virtual Desktop Manager 2.1, it’s been a great journey to see how VMware Horizon 6 with View has morphed into a full fledge application delivery platform. The latest version of Horizon offering the ability to deliver virtual […]

Citrix: Printing is NOT important in the VDI environment – a comparison between Citrix XenDesktop and VMware Horizon View printing

If you were to look at VMware’s printing strategy, you might be led to believe that printing is not important in a VDI environment. Ubiquitous as it may seem, printing is one of the most challenging and critical part of the virtual desktop strategy. VMware does not support virtual printing for all Horizon use-cases. Citrix, on […]

ManageEngine Debuts Performance Monitoring for VMware Horizon View at VMworld US 2014

Applications Manager Upgrade Helps Deliver on the User Experience Promise of VMware Desktop Virtualization Application performance monitoring solution provides actionable insights into VMware’s VDI offering End-to-end monitoring of VMware infrastructure without the use of software agents Visit ManageEngine at VMworld US 2014 in booth 2610 Download Applications Manager at http://ow.ly/Agaug ManageEngine, the real-time IT management […]

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