What’s new in Horizon Mirage 4.4

VMware Horizon Mirage is a layered image-management solution that separates a desktop,laptop, or virtual endpoint into logical layers that are owned and managed by either your IT organization or the end user. You can update IT-managed layers while maintaining end-user files and personalization. To maximize end-user productivity, snapshots and backups …

Adding Workspace Desktop Installers to Horizon Workspace

To enable users to download the Horizon Workspace desktop clients and to automatically update the Horizon Workspace desktop client for Windows with a new version, you must add the Horizon Workspace desktop clients installer files to the downloads directory and to the auto-update directory on the data-va virtual machines. For …

Thinapp 5.0 released

Yesterday VMware released Thinapp 5.0 Most noticable differences with previous versions: Support for 64-bit applications Support for virtualizing Internet Explorer 10 Support for virtualizing Microsoft Office 2013 Support for virtualizing App Sense Improvements in ThinDirect.adm(x) group policy files Will be bundled with all the Horizon products, but will also remain …

VMware Horizon View 5.2 Feature Pack 2 released

Today, VMware released Horizon View 5.2 feature pack 2, which includes 2 new features: Real-Time Audio-Video (also sometimes referred to as Multi Media Device Re-Direction MMRD) Flash URL redirection Real-Time Audio-Video (RTAV) With the boom in social networking applications and media in general, there is a high demand for the …

VMware Horizon Workspace Management URLs

URL Function Explanation https://HorizonWorkspaceFQDN/admin Administrator Web interface (Active Directory user) Manage the Catalog, users and groups, entitlements, reports, etc. (Login as Active Directory user with administrator role.) https://HorizonWorkspaceFQDN/SAAS/login/0 Administrator Web interface (non-Active Directory user) Use this URL if you cannot login as the Active Directory user with the administrator role. …

How to install VMware Horizon Mirage

Below are the notes I created while I was installing VMware Horizon Mirage for a test environment.More information on the product can be found on the VMware website Preperation Download the software from the VMware website Create the mirage server Server Name: mirageserver Details: Windows 2008 R2 64 bit: 4 …