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VMware Horizon View Essentials

By : Peter von Oven
Book Image

VMware Horizon View Essentials

By: Peter von Oven

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (17 chapters)
VMware Horizon View Essentials
About the Author
About the Reviewers

An example design exercise

In this section, we are going to put together all the parts we have covered in this chapter and build an example design based on a fictitious company called PVO Engineering Inc. and their requirements for deploying a VDI solution. This is shown in the following topology diagram of their current network environment and locations:

The company has three locations: an HQ office and two remote sites for the application development teams. To serve these, they have two data centers that are running active/active. Data center A supports the mobile and HQ workers, while data center B supports the application development teams. Each data center can support the entire environment in the event of a data center failure.

User requirements

We have conducted an assessment to gather information on the current user install base of 5,750 users, and we have built a picture of the types of users and their requirements, along with their location. This is detailed in the following screenshot...