Training offering

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage 7.3


Price £3,140 before tax
Length: 5 Days
Lunch : Included
Courseware : Included
Course code: VMW_VH7ICM
Delivery Type

Session dates

Date Location
  • London - Dowgate Hill
    £3,140 before tax
  • Harrogate - Arrow ECS
    £3,140 before tax
  • Virtual Classroom (GMT / UTC)
    £3,140 before tax
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This five-day, hands-on 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 will learn how to configure and deploy pools of virtual machines, how to manage access and security of the machines, and how to provide a customized desktop environment to end users.


By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
•  Identify VMware Horizon components
•  Install and configure View Connection Server
•  Install and configure virtual desktops
•  Configure and manage VMware Horizon® Client™ systems
•  Configure and manage pools of physical and virtual machines
•  Configure and manage automated pools of full virtual machines
•  Configure and manage pools of linked-clone desktops
•  Configure and manage automated pools of instant clones
•  Configure and manage Remote Desktop Services (RDS) pools of desktops and applications
•  Use Horizon Administrator to configure the VMware Horizon environment
•  Configure secure access to virtual desktops
•  Use VMware User Environment Manager™ to manage user personalization and application configurations
•  Describe steps to deploy profile management
•  Use VMware App Volumes™ to provision and manage applications
•  Manage the performance and scalability of a VMware Horizon deployment


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 have at a minimum the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:
•  Configure Active Directory services, including DNS, DHCP, and time synchronization
•  Restrict users’ activities by implementing Group Policy objects
•  Configure Windows systems to allow Remote Desktop Connections
•  Build an ODBC connection to an SQL Server database


  • Course Introduction

  • Introduction to VMware Horizon

  • View Connection Server

  • VMware Horizon Pools and Desktops

  • Horizon Client Options

  • Creating Automated Pools of Full Virtual Machines

  • Creating and Managing Linked-Clone Desktops

  • Creating and Managing Instant-Clone Pools

  • Creating RDS Desktop and Application Pools

  • VMware Horizon 7 Authentication

  • Managing VMware Horizon Security

  • Profile Management Using User Environment Manager

  • Using App Volumes to Provision and Manage Applications

  • Command-Line Tools and Backup Options

  • VMware Horizon Performance and Scalability


45 PSO Credits

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