Tag: VCOps

How to enable vCOps Manager functionality with Windows Server 2008 R2 Desktops

Windows Server 2008 R2 is now supported as desktop operating system with Horizon View 5.3 (here). As most of you probably know Microsoft does not provide SPLA licensing model (Service Provider Level Agreement) for  Windows desktop operating systems (Windows 7, 8 and 8.1) to allow enterprise customers and service providers to create Desktop-as-a-Service offerings using …

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New vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon View (V4V) Tech and Video

During VMworld Barcelona 2013 VMware announced the bundling of vCenter Operations Manager with the Horizon View Suite, at no additional cost. In my opinion this awesome given that vCOps has helped me to troubleshoot View deployments numerous times.   vCOPS offers performance and operations management for deployments of any size, production monitoring, advanced problem warning, faster time …

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New VMware vCOps for Horizon View 1.5 Architecture DeepDive

VMware recently published an article describing the new functions and features on VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon View 1.5. Here is the original article, but in summary: Easier Installation Greater Scalability Previous versions of vC Ops for View were limited to a single environment of no more than about 3,000 desktops. To monitor more …

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