Producing Optimized Windows Pictures for VMware Horizon Virtual Desktops

Producing Optimized Windows Pictures for VMware Horizon Virtual Desktops

Introduction

Overview

Considerations you must take into account when designing a Windows system image are much various in the event that you want to deploy desktops that are virtual than real desktops

  • Physical desktops ??“ Resource usage for a real machine impacts just the individual who is making use of that device. The operating system on a machine that is physical whether or otherwise not resources can be obtained. One-time actions impact the consumer only the time that is first are performed since the machine is never ever refreshed. The first time they log on, and they continue to use that same profile with all subsequent logons for example, a user typically gets a new user profile.
  • Virtual desktops ??“ In contrast, in a virtual environment, the guest os behaves as though it offers exclusive usage of the Central Processing Unit cores, but in truth the cores are provided between 2 to 8 virtual machines. When utilizing nonpersistent VMs or user pages, the actions which can be designed to run only once could run whenever a user logs in.

Consequently, with virtual desktops, one-time system actions must be configured within the base image, and one-time user actions should be configured into the default report.Continue reading