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  • With VMware Horizon View you can use thinprint to allow users to use the local connected printer to print. For example, when users connect from home and they have a local installed printer, Thinprint connects the local printer in the session using the Thinprint driver. This printer will become the default printer during the session. […]

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  • May 14, 2014 - Sven Huisman

    Fusion ioVDI hands-on experience

    I recently got some hands-on experience with Fusion ioVDI which I would like to share. Fusion ioVDI software is a desktop-aware solution for VDI. ioVDI uses shared storage to store the virtual desktops and Fusion-io ioDrives or ioScale cards to offload IO traffic. ioVDI has the following features: – Write Vectoring Accelerates desktop performance by […]

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  • Today I installed the VMware View Desktops Plug-in on the vSphere Web Client. This plugin is a Technical Preview included with Horizon View 5.2. After installing this plugin you can use the vSphere Web Client to search for a View Desktop user and the Web Client will show the virtual desktop(s) that the user is […]

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  • February 5, 2013 - Sven Huisman

    Secure your VMware View security server!

    Recently, one of my customers had a security scan performed on the infrastructure and the result was that the VMware View security server was configured to support a couple of weak cipher suites. As it turns out, there is a VMware KB-article that describes how to configure the security server with SSL protocols and Cipher […]

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  • December 10, 2012 - Sven Huisman

    Testing Teradici APEX 2800 with Login VSI – part 3

    Before you continue to read this article, make sure you first read part 1 and 2. In part 1 I explain what the Teradici APEX 2800 card is and what the use-case is for the card. I also explain about LoginVSI, a VDI-benchmarking tool which I also use with Project VRC. In part 2 I […]

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