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VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials

By : Joel Lindberg, Peter Bjork, Peter von Oven
Book Image

VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials

By: Joel Lindberg, Peter Bjork, Peter von Oven

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials
About the Authors
About the Reviewers

Mobile device enrolment

After you have set up the policies and entitlements, it's time to enroll the user's mobiles.

Enrolling an Android device

Let us start with a VMware Ready Android device; a Sony Xperia Z1 in this case.

Start by launching the Google Play Store, locating the VMware Switch application, and then installing the app. If VMware Switch is not found, this means that your device is not a VMware Ready device.

The previous screenshots show the App Store, the installed Switch app, and then how to configure your workspace.

Once the VMware Switch application is installed, launch it; the URL to your Horizon Workspace server is asked in the beginning. Specify the server URL and hit Next. To connect your device to the Horizon Workspace server successfully, your device must trust the certificate used. It is recommended that you use a certificate signed by a public Internet Certificate Authority (CA). If you use the default self-signed certificate, make sure that you first download and install...