Free e-learning:VMware Horizon Cloud Fundamentals
- Format: Self-Paced - Length: 3 Hours
This eLearning course provides information on how VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ helps IT meet the expectations of today’s mobile workforce. This course explains the architecture, features, benefits, and functionality of the two service offerings of Horizon Cloud: VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ with Hosted Infrastructure and VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ with On-Premises Infrastructure. This course also demonstrates how to install an agent and create a desktop image.
At the end of this course, you should be able to:
• Explain how Horizon Cloud delivers desktops and applications from the cloud infrastructure service offerings • Discuss the use cases for Horizon Cloud • Describe the architecture of Horizon Cloud with hosted infrastructure and Horizon Cloud with on-premises infrastructure • Demonstrate how to access and use the Horizon Cloud Console
Outline: 1. Course Introduction - VMware Horizon Cloud Fundamentals - Course Objectives - Course Outline 2. Overview of Horizon Cloud - IT Challenges - Horizon Cloud as a Solution - Key Features of Horizon Cloud - Benefits of Horizon Cloud - Horizon Cloud Service Offerings - Horizon Cloud Use Cases 3. Introduction to Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure - Overview of Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure - Typical Deployment Models - Windows Desktop and Server Images - Best Practices for Capturing Images - Assignments in Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure - Identity Manager Integration 4. Introduction to Horizon Cloud with On-Premises Infrastructure - Overview of Horizon Cloud with On-Premises Infrastructure - High-Level Architecture - Platform Anatomy - Horizon Cloud Node - Horizon Cloud Services: Cloud-Control Plane Architecture - Instant Clones in Horizon Cloud with On-Premises Infrastructure Versus Horizon 7 - Managing Desktop Images - Application and User Management - System Prerequisites 5. Administration of Horizon Cloud - Navigating Through the Horizon Cloud Manager User Interface - Using VMware Horizon DaaS Helpdesk Console - Installing Agents - Creating and updating a Desktop Image - Creating a Desktop Assignment