Tag: Horizon

Horizon Service Plane – How to Configure On-Premises Capacity – Part 2

If you’re here it means that you’re accomplished with the following configuration steps from my previous blog post, deploying Horizon Connector into your On-Premises infrastructure. Moving on our configuration, your appliance should be at the following state, according picture below. Before configure our appliance we need to make two simple (but important) actions: 1- Set

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Horizon Service Plane – How to Configure On-Premises Capacity – Part 1

I have customers which moved into Horizon Universal License, according my previous blog post, and in some cases those customers still need to keep using Horizon On-Premises and come across with the following question: How to configure Horizon Service Plane using my On-Premises Horizon infrastructure? To make it easier crystal clear, these are the steps

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Horizon Service Control Plane – Where’s my License Key?

You might be asking right now: I did move to Horizon Subscription license and I’m missing my licenses when I access MyVMware portal. So, where’s my license key? Different from previous licenses you’ve acquired from VMware in the past, within this service you don’t receive a license to be used like a perpetual configuration way.

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VMware PowerCLI? Nice to meet you!

Some important configurations and procedures, when using VMware solutions, you will need to know and how to operate using PowerCLI. If you don’t know what PowerCLI is or have questions about this, you can check this link . VMware PowerCLI is a command-line and scripting tool built on Windows PowerShell which you can use during

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TrueSSO Getting Error – Enrollment CertState: NOT_VALID

I was in charge in a PoC for a customer which their use case was a simple one, but took a couple of time for me to solve it based on the following error: Enrollment CertStat: NOT_VALID. Use Case: Use TrueSSO to access a Active Directory application using RADIUS authentication. If you’re not familiar with

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Understanding VMware Horizon Roles and Permissions

You have everything configured according your customer wanted, you are with you project manager and technical leader into cutover date and everything is running smoothly and efficiently. But, before starting you day 2 operations, you need to create and define roles and permissions in order to coordinate with the customer which person needs to have

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Understanding Command Line Tool for VMware Horizon (vdmutil.cmd)

Another great command line tool we can use into VMware Horizon environment is called vdmutil.cmd, which can be used to create, assign and manage URL content redirection between client and agent communication. You can check all the command related to vdmutil.cmd checking the latest documented version into VMware Docs website. As part of my study

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Allow/Block USB devices in VMware Horizon

In some cases, customers need to allow or block determined devices when user trying to connect a usb thumb drive into Virtual Machine or Application Virtualization. This is a tradicional question which I receive from lots of people. This post will explain how is the best way to configure simple tasks to allow/block USB devices

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