vROPS for Horizon: Getting more with NVIDIA vGPU insights

Reading Time: 4 minutes With multimedia requirements being more of a commodity for virtual desktop use cases, with previously being just a few users needing multimedia, hardware graphics acceleration is used for the complete virtual desktop estate. With that, we also need more insights into how the (virtual) GPUs are behaving. Standardly vROPS for Horizon does not give you insights … Continue reading »vROPS for Horizon: Getting more with NVIDIA vGPU insights

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

UAG Files: Not using the right proxy pattern breaks HTML view-client

Reading Time: 3 minutes While working at a Workspace ONE project we were implementing a Unified Access Gateways (UAG) for untrusted connections to reach the workspace. Untrusted connections could be Wifi or the big bad interweb. They have two routes, all users reaching the Workspace aka Identity Manager (vIDM Proxy and vIDM) for authentication and choosing the entitlements and … Continue reading »UAG Files: Not using the right proxy pattern breaks HTML view-client

Optimize the setup of hosted WordPress.org blog

Reading Time: 9 minutes Like I wrote about in a previous post about migrating to SiteGround, my blog was migrated from wordpress.com to a hosted wordpress.org. But that is not all about it, we still have some other activities to do to optimize this blog and to optimize WordPress setup. It takes some effort and time to find out … Continue reading »Optimize the setup of hosted WordPress.org blog

Blog Search Queries answers: EUC Unified Access Gateway default password

Reading Time: 3 minutes I have seen some search terms on this site lately involving the same query as described in the title of the article: the EUC Unified Access Gateway (UAG) default password. I would like to answer those queries in this post. And to be short, direct and for some blunt, there isn’t any default. You will have … Continue reading »Blog Search Queries answers: EUC Unified Access Gateway default password

Now how do I migrate my Blog again?

Reading Time: 5 minutes I have successfully migrated my blog to SiteGround. Easy peasy. If you haven’t noticed anything I followed the right procedure. Or you did and didn’t mention it to me. Or you aren’t following my twitter feed as I announced it there. But what about the again you might ask, well this is the second time I … Continue reading »Now how do I migrate my Blog again?

Hello Hackathon VMworld EU!

Reading Time: 3 minutes This post first appeared as an article on the ITQ blog: https://itq.nl/hello-hackathon-vmworld-eu/ For the second year in a row, a hackathon was organized at VMworld Barcelona. The hackathon is mainly to provide the VMware {code} community with a fun and energizing space to “learn, code and connect” and create cool new things the world needs. And … Continue reading »Hello Hackathon VMworld EU!

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

Horizon 7.2: With a little helpdesk from my friends

Reading Time: 5 minutes On June 20th the latest version of Horizon was released, namely Horizon 7.2. The highlights of this release include the added Horizon Help Desk tool, and general availability of Skype for Business enhancements in the Horizon environment to enable Horizon users to use Skype in a production environment. You can for example find the VMware … Continue reading »Horizon 7.2: With a little helpdesk from my friends