VMware Enterprise Systems Connector installation error: Incorrect AVA format

This week I am working for a customer to set up a VMware Workspace ONE environment. Both components from Workspace ONE, the Identity Manager and AirWatch are delivered by VMware as a SaaS offering. One of the first things, when the service is created by VMware, is to install the VMware Enterprise Systems Connector. This installer serves as the unified connector to integrate with the on-premises services such as Active Directory for Workspace ONE, AirWatch, and Identity Manager. It exists … [Read more...]

VMware Workspace ONE overview and VMworld 2017

To start, what a great week it was in Barcelona during VMworld 2017. I have met awesome people, had nice conversations and attended some very good sessions. In this blog post, I like to start with one of my two favorite topics during VMworld: VMware Workspace ONE. Workspace ONE I will kick-off with one of my most favorite products at the moment and try to explain why is this one is my personal favorites: VMware Workspace ONE is a solution that exists of two main components, Identity … [Read more...]

VMware Horizon DaaS 7

VMware has renewed their cloud offering a few weeks ago to Horizon Cloud service. In addition to the VMware managed solutions; either Hosted (formerly know as Horizon Air) or Hybrid (On-Premises infrastructure for Desktops & Apps), they now have released Horizon DaaS 7. In a previous blog post, I have written about VMware Horizon DaaS and how this differs from the well known Virtual Desktop platform Horizon View. Link In this new blog post series, I will dive into the new … [Read more...]

VMware Horizon DaaS for Service Providers

Many organizations are nowadays busy with questions regarding the IT Cloud. It's not the question if they want cloud services, but more when and how. Some organizations are still busy with Cloud strategy whilst other organizations are already embracing cloud with services like SaaS or IaaS. One of the cloud related topics is around the virtual Desktop (DaaS). In this blog article we will be focusing on the VMware Horizon DaaS platform and why this platform is interesting for Service Providers … [Read more...]

VMTurbo giving away uber-cool Home Lab!

For their new 5.1 release, VMTurbo is giving away a home lab to 3 lucky winners who sign up for our 5.1 release webinar! Pretty cool right?! THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH AT 1:30 P.M. EST VMTurbo Director of Product Management, Eva Tuczai & CTO,Charles Crouchman, give a sneak peek of 5.1, including brand new Demand-Driven Application Control! So, what’s in the VMTurbo home lab? Check this out! Intel NUC with Intel Core i5-4250U G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 16GB (2x8G) 204-Pin DDR3 … [Read more...]