Category Archives: Horizon View

VMware App Volumes 3 Add vCenter Failure

So I’ve been working on getting this version of App Volumes to run smoothly and sadly _smoothly_ is just a figure of speech here. So we’ve uploaded the virtual appliance and did the initial configuration, added the AD configuration and configured the necessary security groups where I have bypassed the vRops configuration in my case… Read More »

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Install McAfee MOVE Multiplatform for VDI

These are my brief notes on the topic but if you know your way with McAfee’s ePO you will find the hereunder very helpful, the hereunder will aid you to perform the installation whether to be used with VMware Horizon View and Citrix XenDesktop. Configuration Install ePO (here I used 5.1 with the latest patch).… Read More »

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VMware Horizon View Black Screen (Hardware Issues)

From the topic you must by now have come across a dozen blogs and a couple of VMware KB articles describing the case and explaining the connectivity implied by the PCoIP protocol and you have gone off the firewall administrator to introduce him to the 10inch thick encyclopedia that you keep for such situations ;-).… Read More »

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PC Reuse for VDI with Lockdown Policies

Almost on every VDI implementation you’ll be asked to configure the old desktops to be reused as Thin Clients or Terminals as I like to call them (the word Terminal is just more geeky I guess ;-)). Anyway, reading the hereunder will aid you in getting your Windows 7 PCs ready to be some how… Read More »

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VCAP5-DTA: Section 1: Objective 1.1

[Section 1 – Deploy View Installations and Upgrade Existing Deployments] Objective 1.1 – Deploy Highly Available View Installations: Configure highly available connectivity to the View environment Configure stateful and stateless load balancing for a View implementation Implement vSphere cluster isolation and High Availability rules Configure a View implementation with multiple vCenter Servers Aiding documents: VMware… Read More »

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