Univention as directory service source for VMware Horizon View
For a customer I’m setting up a VMware Horizon View environment for a crisis team that needs to have access to desktops when the shit hits the fan. The only requirement is that they have a desktop, some internal applications and that the environment will run. No UEM, no policies other than proxy settings, just a desktop for people to handle a crisis.
The issue with this environment is that the customer doesn’t have any Windows running, all servers they have are Linux based. the directory services are based on Univention and so we had to create everything from scratch. Despite what the title of the article is, we can’t setup a VMware environment with Univention, we will need a Active Directory to assist us there.
So what have I done? I setup a small Active Directory domain, Certificate authority, SQL server and a VMware environment. Just a small environment but large enough to be productive and deliver desktops in case that is needed. Univention is the source of all…
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