Solved

Vmware Broker.

Posted on 2011-02-21
3
846 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Vmware Broker.

Vmware uses the terms, Vmware broker, Connection Manager, vmware desktop Infrastrcture.
I wonder if these all mean the same thing.
The Broker I know about  approximately  2cents is the one that Thin Clients transit through to get to the Virtual machines.
Anyone out there has a link on how to set it up?

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:jskfan
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 117

Accepted Solution

by:
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE) earned 500 total points
ID: 34942283
VMware Broker or Connection Broker was an older name for what VMware calls Connection Manager Server, it's the server that the VMware View clients, first connect to establish a connection to the farm. VMware VDI, VMWare now likes to call VMware View. 4.5 is the latest.


VMware View docucmentation here

http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/VMware-View45-Evaluators-Guide.pdf?source=web&cd=2&ved=0CCYQFjAB&url=http://www.vmware.com/go/view4evalguide&rct=j&q=vmware%20view%204.5%20docs&ei=BlliTYKOCY7m4gaCj-iqCg&usg=AFQjCNGmkabBxHcbXM1BEKKFS7dkbNyVNA&sig2=TImbTyXmR790wyMJIOVcxg


This is the best document on the internet, that compares VMware VMWare View, Citrix Xen, and Microsoft VDI

http://www.virtuall.nl/view-document-details/vdi-smackdown

The is a good qucikstart guide for you to follow and get VMware View 4.5 up and running quickly.

http://paulslager.com/?p=572
0
 
LVL 117

Assisted Solution

by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE)
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE) earned 500 total points
ID: 34942287
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:jskfan
ID: 34968489
Thanks
0

Featured Post

Backup Your Microsoft Windows Server®

Backup all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Your entire Windows Server will be backed up in one easy step with patented, block-level disk imaging. We achieve RTOs (recovery time objectives) as low as 15 seconds.

Join & Write a Comment

Veeam Backup & Replication has added a new integration – Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365.  In this blog, we will discuss how you can benefit from Office 365 email backup with the Veeam’s new product and try to shed some light on the needs and …
In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Install VMware Tools for Windows on a VMware Windows virtual machine on a VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5) Host Server, using the VMware Host Client. The virtual machine has Windows Server 2016 instal…
Teach the user how to delpoy the vCenter Server Appliance and how to configure its network settings Deploy OVF: Open VM console and configure networking:
This Micro Tutorial steps you through the configuration steps to configure your ESXi host Management Network settings and test the management network, ensure the host is recognized by the DNS Server, configure a new password, and the troubleshooting…

706 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

15 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now