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Implementing VMware Horizon View 5.2 by Jason Ventresco

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Chapter 9. VMware Horizon View Client Options

VMware Horizon View supports a number of different client hardware and software platforms, providing organizations with maximum flexibility when deciding what endpoint they wish to use. This chapter will examine a number of different View client options and discuss their characteristics, requirements, advantages, and disadvantages.

In this chapter we will learn:

  • What are the supported operating systems for the standalone View Client?
  • What is the difference between thin and zero View Clients?
  • What are the requirements for the View Client with Local Mode?
  • Why would you choose one client type over another?
  • How to install the View Client in Windows
  • View client command-line options for installation and usage

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