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VMware Horizon Cloud Fundamentals

Summary:  
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- Format: Self-Paced
- Length: 3 Hours
Overview:
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.

Objectives:    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