Duration: 5 days
Time: 9am to 6pm

What Will Be Taught For This VMware Course?

This five-day, hands-on course gives you the skills to deliver virtual desktops and applications through a single virtual desktop infrastructure platform. This course builds your skills in installing, configuring, and managing VMware Horizon® 7 through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs. You will learn how to configure and deploy pools of virtual machines, how to manage access and security of the machines, and how to provide a customized desktop environment to end users.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify VMware Horizon components
  • Install and configure View Connection Server
  • Install and configure virtual desktops
  • Configure and manage VMware Horizon® Client™ systems
  • Configure and manage pools of physical and virtual machines
  • Configure and manage automated pools of full virtual machines
  • Configure and manage pools of linked-clone desktops
  • Configure and manage automated pools of instant clones
  • Configure and manage Remote Desktop Services (RDS) pools of desktops and applications
  • Use Horizon Administrator to configure the VMware Horizon environment
  • Configure secure access to virtual desktops
  • Use VMware User Environment Manager™ to manage user personalization and application configurations
  • Describe steps to deploy profile management
  • Use VMware App Volumes™ to provision and manage applications
  • Manage the performance and scalability of a VMware Horizon deployment
  • Module 1 - Course Introduction
  • Module 2 - Introduction to VMware Horizon
  • Module 3 - View Connection Server
  • Module 4 - VMware Horizon Pools and Desktops
  • Module 5 - Horizon Client Options
  • Module 6 - Creating Automated Pools of Full Virtual Machines
  • Module 7 - Creating and Managing Linked-Clone Desktops
  • Module 8 - Creating and Managing Instant-Clone Pools
  • Module 9 - Creating RDS Desktop and Application Pools
  • Module 10 - VMware Horizon 7 Authentication
  • Module 11 - Managing VMware Horizon Security
  • Module 12 - Profile Management Using User Environment Manager
  • Module 13 - Using App Volumes to Provision and Manage Applications
  • Module 14 - Command-Line Tools and Backup Options
  • Module 15 - VMware Horizon Performance and Scalability

Who Should Attend This VMware Training?

Technical personnel who work in the IT departments of end-customer companies and people who are responsible for the delivery of remote or virtual desktop services


  • Use VMware vSphere® Web Client to view the state of virtual machines, datastores, and networks
  • Open a virtual machine console on VMware vCenter Server® and access the guest operating system
  • Create snapshots of virtual machines
  • Configure guest customization specifications
  • Modify virtual machine properties
  • Convert a virtual machine into a template
  • Deploy a virtual machine from a template

Attendees should also have the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:

  • Configure Active Directory services, including DNS, DHCP, and time synchronization
  • Restrict users’ activities by implementing Group Policy objects
  • Configure Windows systems to allow Remote Desktop Connections
  • Build an ODBC connection to an SQL Server database
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Course Fee $4,350 $4,654.50

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  • CL: Classroom Learning
  • VILT: Virtual Instructor-Led Training
  • GTR: Guaranteed To Run
  • Sat: Saturday
  • Wkn: Weekend
Note: Courses are conducted via classroom unless stated otherwise beside the course dates.