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.
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 networksOpen a virtual machine console on VMware vCenter Server and access the guest operating systemCreate snapshots of virtual machinesConfigure guest customization specificationsModify virtual machine propertiesConvert a virtual machine into a templateDeploy a virtual machine from a templateAttendees should also have the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:Configure Active Directory services, including DNS, DHCP, and time synchronizationRestrict users' activities by implementing Group Policy objectsConfigure Windows systems to allow Remote Desktop ConnectionsBuild an ODBC connection to an SQL Server database
This course is designed for 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.
- 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