VMwareHorizon 7.7 is now available

VMware Horizon 7.7.0 is now generally available, along with Horizon Apps 7.7.0, and the coinciding Horizon Clients 4.10.0. This release brings support for the brand new vSphere 6.7 U1 and vSAN 6.7 U1!

As always, be sure to check out the Known Issues and Resolved Issues in the Release Notes.

Horizon 7.7 comes loaded with new stuff:

  • Disable session roaming and allow multiple app launch
  • RDS drain mode improvements for easier maintenance
  • Allow Connection Server BSG to only be used for direct HTML Access client
  • [Flex Only] Show Pod Name in console header area and browser tab
  • Easier management with new columns in admin console – connected user field
  • Enable single vCenter to support multiple CPA pods
  • Increase RDS Host support per FARM from 200 -> 500
  • Hybrid logon for RDSH unauthenticated access
  • Support new VMC M5 features with Horizon 7.7
  • Cloud Connector : Upgrade support
  • vSphere 6.7U1 and vSAN 6.7U1 support
  • Support for UAGS in Horizon Admin Console
  • Additional functionality in LEO
  • Enhance Horizon integration with VAC by support Horizon client info
  • Instant Clone and App Volumes supported on VMware Cloud on AWS

For the Linux side of the house:

  • Remove gaps in feature support across distros
  • Session Collaboration
  • Support VMC deployment
Here’s what’s new with the 4.10 Clients
  • Project Brown: Native printer driver support (That’s right.. Brown…)
  • Blast Extreme HEVC/H.265 encoder support
  • Physical PC remoting with Blast Extreme
  • True drag and drop of files in and out of VM
  • Serial port redirection support in nested mode
  • UAG and Horizon Client support for custom thumbprints
  • Enhancements to Geolocation redirection – VDI Driver and Chrome Plugin
  • Select monitors for RDSH apps
  • Improved drive redirection performance
  • Subfolders for shortcuts
  • Support for Windows Server 2019 as RDSH host and VDI agent
  • OS updates: iOS 12, Windows 10 1809, Android 4.10, Chrome M69
A jam packed release no doubt! Links after the break!

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