PowerCLI Collection: PowerNSX DFW Synchronization Script

Reading Time: 4 minutes At several EUC projects we have a testing Workspace ONE environment(s) where desktop image and application packaging takes place, and a production Workspace ONE environment where only tested and approved items from the test are released. The environments are separated into vCenter/NSX managers. Actually, the production ones are even more separated in management and two or … Continue reading »PowerCLI Collection: PowerNSX DFW Synchronization Script

I will be speaking at NLVMUG UserCon 2018: Secure Desktop – A Horizon with NSX Jumpstart

Reading Time: 2 minutes Almost a month from now, but I’m very proud and honored to be on the agenda at this years NLVMUG UserCon on March 20th with a Horizon and NSX Secure Desktop session. Go and say hi to me in Dexter 17 – 18 at 10:20. While you will be at the NLVMUG, also take a peek at the … Continue reading »I will be speaking at NLVMUG UserCon 2018: Secure Desktop – A Horizon with NSX Jumpstart

Identity Manager Clustering and Load Balancing with NSX

Reading Time: 5 minutes In this blog post, I would like to write up the procedure for setting up an NSX Edge Load Balancer for a VMware Identity Manager cluster. Like discussed in this post and this post, NSX Edge Load Balancers will be all over the place in a Workspace ONE platform environment. And this is one place… I … Continue reading »Identity Manager Clustering and Load Balancing with NSX

I will be speaking at Transform!: Secure Desktop – A Horizon with NSX Jumpstart

Reading Time: < 1 minute On Tuesday 21st of November ITQ will host her Digital Transformation Event: Transform! This jam-packed event will have several ITQ, VMware, Pivotal and IBM speakers covering a range of topics such as End User Computing (EUC), (Cloud Native) Development, Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC), Hybrid Cloud and IT Transformation Services (ITTS). For more details on the awesome … Continue reading »I will be speaking at Transform!: Secure Desktop – A Horizon with NSX Jumpstart

PowerNSX: Cool Release Project Magpie

Reading Time: 3 minutes The team that brought you PowerNSX just released the ‘Minimum Viable Product’ (MVP) of project Magpie. The ‘Multi Access General Purpose Infrastructure Explorer’ is specifically designed to be modular, and by this allowing new tools to be rapidly integrated into Magpie. I instantaneously have a small flashback to the Webcommander days, but that can just be … Continue reading »PowerNSX: Cool Release Project Magpie

PowerCLI Collection: PowerNSX Horizon Jumpstart script ready to rumble

Reading Time: 5 minutes A few blog posts ago (https://www.pascalswereld.nl/2017/08/24/nsx-for-desktop-jumpstart-microsegmentation-with-horizon-service-installer-fling/) I wrote about using the Horizon Service Installer fling for adding Horizon services to NSX for Desktop. From that blog post, I have been continuing to evolve the services file with services, sections, and rules that will normally appear in an EUC solution with VMware products. I tried to maintain … Continue reading »PowerCLI Collection: PowerNSX Horizon Jumpstart script ready to rumble

PowerCLI Collection: PowerNSX Desktop Jumpstart and process YAML (yml) config file

Reading Time: 7 minutes In my last blog post (https://www.pascalswereld.nl/2017/08/24/nsx-for-desktop-jumpstart-microsegmentation-with-horizon-service-installer-fling/) I wrote about using the Horizon Service Installer fling for adding Horizon services to NSX for Desktop. From that blog post I have been evolving the services file with services and rules that will normally appear in an EUC solution with VMware products. Not just sticking with Horizon 7, … Continue reading »PowerCLI Collection: PowerNSX Desktop Jumpstart and process YAML (yml) config file

NSX for Desktop: Jumpstart microsegmentation with Horizon Service Installer fling

Reading Time: 5 minutes   We fortunately see a lot more NSX with EUC deployments. Used for microsegmentation of the virtual desktop infrastructure, virtual desktop security protection and load balancing of the workspace components (see my previous post here: https://www.pascalswereld.nl/2017/06/09/euc-layers-horizon-connectivity-from-nsx-load-balancers-with-love/). I want to focus a bit on the microsegmentation and mainly on the NSX service profiles,  groups and standard … Continue reading »NSX for Desktop: Jumpstart microsegmentation with Horizon Service Installer fling

EUC Layers: Horizon Connectivity or From NSX Load Balancers with Love

Reading Time: 7 minutes Another layer that will hit your end users is the connectivity from the client device to the EUC solution. No intermitted errors allowed in this communication. Users very rarely like connection server are not reachable pop-ups. Getting your users securely and reliably connected to your organization’s data, desktops, and applications while guaranteeing connection quality and … Continue reading »EUC Layers: Horizon Connectivity or From NSX Load Balancers with Love