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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

The PCoIP tuning tool

The final thing to cover in this chapter is dynamically tuning the virtual desktop machines using the PCoIP tuning tool, which is available on the web page link at

Once you have the tool downloaded, launch the tool on the virtual desktop machine that you want to tune. You will see that you have a number of options to choose from:

  • Activate Profile (1): This allows you to activate a preset profile based on a default user, WAN user, and a task worker.

  • Manage Profiles (2): This allows you to adjust the settings of a particular profile. You can dynamically change the image quality, frames per second, and bandwidth and switch on build-to-lossless. To activate a profile, you will need to reboot.

  • Show Session Stats (3): This shows you the actual usage for things such as the bandwidth, frames per second, latency, and CPU utilization.

  • Show Session Health (4): This shows you a health score of the PCoIP session.

These options are shown in the following...