View Operations

The Design and Implement teams effort comes into reality whilst the operation team assigns view pool to consumers and follow them for successful virtual desktop and application access. The operation team tasks are not limited to view pool creation, pool entitlement, patch update on View components, golden image, increase or reduce desktops, validate any test cases assigned by SMEs, disable or delete view pool, create view pool, Golden image management etc..

  • Create Linked / Instant clone View pool
  • View Pool entitlement
  • Alter view pool – increase or decrease desktops
  • Recompose – maintenance tasks patch update.
  • Create App Stacks
  • Assign app volume applications to users and validate
  • Health check – Checklist prior to production hour validation
  • Log files

Click here to do these operatins using PowerCLI

Horizon View Environment Log files

  • Connection Server
    • DriveLetter:ProgramData\VMware\VDM\logs
    • %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\VMware\VDM\backups
    • DriveLetter:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\VMware\VDM\backups
  • View Agent
    • DriveLetter:\ProgramData\VMware\VDM\logs
  • View Client
    • C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\VMware\VDM\Logs\
  • View Composer
    • C:\ProgramData\VMware\View Composer\Logs\
  • App Volumes
    • production.log
    • svmanager_server.log

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