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VMware Horizon Mirage Essentials by Peter von Oven

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Remote office management

One of the key use cases for Horizon Mirage is for branch office management when there is poor connectivity or limited bandwidth between the remote office and the data center. This is probably one of the main reasons that VMware acquired this technology, as this addresses scenarios where traditional VDI does not fit yet the benefits of VDI and the central manageability it delivers would be highly beneficial.

To address the management of remote sites, Horizon Mirage employs a feature called a Branch Reflector.

What is a Branch Reflector?

Essentially a Branch Reflector is an endpoint device installed on a remote site running the Horizon Mirage Client, acting as an update service for the other local endpoint devices. Branch ...

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