VMware: Get Started with VMware Instant Clone Technology in VMware Horizon 7
It has been a year and half since VMware Instant Clone Technology became available in VMware Horizon 7. With each successive release, this capability has improved in quality and feature richness. If you are still on the older VMware View Composer linked-clone technology, it’s time to try a new way of provisioning desktops.
Provisioning using Instant Clone Technology is significantly faster than with View Composer linked-clone technology. In addition, instant cloning makes desktop and Remote Desktop Services (RDS) server patching a cinch. A clone is automatically deleted when the user logs out, and a new clone is created using the latest master image.
This rolling update approach can reduce the maintenance window to near zero. And best of all, there’s no more refresh, recompose and rebalance—and no more View Composer server and database!
Read the entire article here, Get Started with VMware Instant Clone Technology in VMware Horizon 7
Via the fine folks at VMware!