VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.10]


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This five-day, extended hour course gives you the skills to deliver virtual desktops and applications through a single virtual desktop infrastructure platform. This course builds your skills in installing, configuring, and managing VMware Horizon® 7 through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs. You learn how to configure and deploy pools of virtual machines, how to manage the access and security of the machines, and how to provide a customized desktop environment to end users.

Build your skills in application management using VMware App Volumes™ and VMware Dynamic Environment Manager™. You will learn how to use App Volumes to deliver applications and data to desktops and users in seconds and at scale. You will gain skills in managing application lifecycles from installation to update and replacement. You will also learn how to use Dynamic Environment Manager to provide personalization and dynamic policy configuration across virtual, physical, and cloud-based environments to simplify end-user profile management.


By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

• Recognize the features and benefits of VMware Horizon

• Install and configure VMware Horizon® Connection ServerTM

• Create and optimize Windows VMs to create VMware Horizon desktops

• Describe the purpose of Horizon Agent

• Compare the remote display protocols that are available in VMware Horizon

• Configure and manage the VMware Horizon

® ClientTM systems and connect the client to a VMware Horizon desktop

• Configure, manage, and entitle automated pools of full VMs

• Configure, manage, and entitle pools of instant-clone desktops and linked-clone desktops

• Install and configure View Composer

• Outline the steps and benefits for using TLS CA signed certificates in VMware Horizon environments

• Use the role-based delegation to administer a VMware Horizon environment

• Configure secure access to VMware Horizon desktops

• Understand and create Remote Desktop Services (RDS) desktops and application pools

• Install and configure App Volumes to deliver and manage applications

• Deploy VMware Dynamic Environment Manager

TM for user and application management

• Install and configure a Just-in-Time Management Platform (JMP) server for managing JMP components

• Describe VMware Dynamic Environment Manager Smart Policies

• Use the command-line tools available in VMware Horizon to back up and restore the required VMware Horizon databases

• Manage the performance and scalability of a VMware Horizon deployment

Identify the benefits of the Cloud Pod Architecture feature for large-scale VMware Horizon deployments

• Describe the features and functions of App Volumes and Dynamic Environment Manager

• Demonstrate the architectures of App Volumes and Dynamic Environment Manager

• Install and configure App Volumes

• Create and deploy Application Packages and writable volumes

• Install and configure Dynamic Environment Manager

• Manage application configurations, user environment settings, and personalization settings


Technical personnel who work in the IT departments of end-customer companies and people who are responsible for the delivery of remote or virtual desktop services.


Customers attending this course should have, at a minimum, the following VMware infrastructure skills:

• Use VMware vSphere

® Web Client to view the state of virtual machines, datastores, and networks

• Open a virtual machine console on VMware vCenter Server

® and access the guest operating system

• Create snapshots of virtual machines

• Configure guest customization specifications

• Modify virtual machine properties

• Convert a virtual machine into a template

• Deploy a virtual machine from a template

Attendees should also have the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:

• Configure Active Directory services, including DNS, DHCP, and time synchronization

• Restrict user activities by implementing Group Policy objects

• Configure Windows systems to enable Remote Desktop Connections

• Build an ODBC connection to an SQL Server database


1 Course Introduction

• Introductions and course logistics

• Course objectives

2 Introduction to VMware Horizon

• Recognize the features and benefits of VMware Horizon

• Describe the conceptual and logical architecture of VMware Horizon

• Define a use case for your virtual desktop and application infrastructure

• Convert customer requirements to use case attributes

3 Horizon Connection Server

• Recognize VMware Horizon reference architecture

• Identify the recommended system requirements for Horizon Connection Server

• Identify the recommended virtualization requirements for a Horizon

® Connection ServerTM instance

4 VMware Horizon Desktops

• Outline the process and choices to set up Windows VMware Horizon VMs

• Assign vCPUs and RAM to Windows VMs

• Create Windows VMs

• Configure VMware ESXi

TM host virtual switches

• Optimize the performance of Windows VMs

5 VMware Horizon Pools

• Identify the steps to set up a template for desktop pool deployment

• List the steps to add desktops to the Horizon Connection Server inventory

• Define user entitlement

6 VMware Horizon Client Options

• Describe the requirements for a Horizon Client installation on a Windows system

• Explain USB redirection and options

• Describe the shared folders option

• Describe the different clients and their benefits

7 Creating Automated Desktop Pools

• Describe how an automated pool operates

• Compare dedicated-assignment and floating-assignment pools

• Outline the steps to create an automated pool

8 Configuring and Managing Linked-Clone Desktop Pools

• Describe VMware linked-clone technology

• Explain why both a parent VM and a snapshot must be used to create linked clones

• Outline the system requirements for View Composer

9 Creating and Managing Instant-Clone Desktop Pools

• Describe instant clones

• List the advantages of instant clones

• Differentiate between View Composer linked clones and instant clones

10 VMware Horizon Authentication and Certificates

• Compare the authentication options that Horizon Connection Server supports

11 Managing VMware Horizon Security

• Compare tunnels and direct connections for client access to desktops

• Identify the benefits of using VMware Unified Access Gateway

TM in the DMZ

• Identify the tunnel endpoints when the security gateway is not used

• Describe a direct connection in a VMware Horizon environment

• List the advantages of direct connections

• Describe how direct connections are enabled

12 Profile Management Using Dynamic Environment Manager

• Identify the VMware Dynamic Environment Manager functional areas and their benefits

• Prepare infrastructure for VMware Dynamic Environment Manager

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