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Introducing the FREE eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator for VMware Horizon

We are pleased to announce our new, free eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator for VMware Horizon, an industry-first, free-forever SaaS-based VDI logon simulator. It’s completely free of cost – no ads, and no credit card is required to sign up. It’s available now on eginnovations.com:

FREE – Start Monitoring VDI Logons Now »

Logon Monitoring is Critical to Deliver Superior VDI User Experience

Free logon simulator for VMware HorizonThe success of your VMware Horizon deployment depends on delivering the best user experience to VDI end-users and ensure business continuity. Logon experience is one of the most crucial factors impacting end-user experience. When logon is slow or fails, end-users may not be able to access their VDI session properly and this directly affects business productivity.

There are many steps involved in the Horizon logon process (browser access, authentication, session establishment, application enumeration and application launch). A problem in any one of these steps will impact logon performance and cause slowdowns. VDI admininstrators need end-to-end visibility into the Horizon logon process to be able to troubleshoot user logon issues when accessing virtualized applications or desktops.

eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator: A Must Have Tool for VDI Admins

With the eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator, VDI admins can easily simulate Horizon logon scenarios and test logon performance from any local or remote endpoint. eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator tests every step of the logon sequence and highlights the step that has failed or is slow, so the VDI admin can proactively troubleshoot the issue before real users are affected.

Feature Highlights:
  • Simulates the exact process that users go through when they logon to Horizon View environment
  • Tracks every step of the VDI logon process, including browser access, authentication, enumeration, Horizon session establishment, and application launch
  • Detects logon issues proactively and helps solve them before users are affected
  • Tests if the entire Horizon delivery infrastructure is working in concert
  • Provides real-time dashboards and historical reports customized to monitor Horizon logons

Monitor Logon Performance

FREE VMware Horizon Logon Simulator from eG Innovations

Diagnose the Cause of Logon Slowdown

FREE VMware Horizon Logon Simulator from eG Innovations

Analyze Historical Reports & Trends

FREE VMware Horizon Logon Simulator from eG Innovations

How to Get Started

You can get the eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator up and running in 3 simple steps:

  1. Log into the SaaS portal with your registered email address and password
  2. Enter the requested information: Your VMware Horizon site URL (Horizon Connection Server or Access Point) and the names of the applications/desktops to be simulated
  3. Download a light-weight eG Agent from the SaaS portal and install it on the target system where you will run the logon simulation

That’s it! Your configuration is complete, as simple as that. The eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator will automatically start performing logon simulation and reporting metrics on live dashboards. You can customize alert thresholds according to your needs and, additionally, leverage the 7-day historical reports for trend analysis.


Key Benefits of Using the eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator

  • Proactively diagnose and resolve logon issues before end-users notice and contact the helpdesk
  • Benchmark your VMware Horizon infrastructure: know if any changes (upgrades, patches, etc.) are impacting logon experience
  • Simulated logon testing helps admins understand if all tiers in the Horizon environment are available and working as expected
  • Ensure business continuity by achieving fast and uninterrupted VDI services

Learn more about eG Enterprise Express Logon Simulator for VMware Horizon »

Read the press release »

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Vinod Mohan is a Senior Product Marketing Manager for eG Innovations, a global provider of unified performance monitoring and root-cause diagnosis solutions for virtual, physical and cloud IT infrastructures. He has 10 years of experience in product, technology and solution marketing of IT software and services spanning application performance management, network, systems, virtualization, storage, IT security and IT service management (ITSM).

Previously, he was a Senior Product Marketing Manager at SolarWinds for server and application monitoring software. Now a key team member for eG Innovations, he is a contributing author for the eG Innovations blog, "Application & Virtualization Performance Insights", along with other trade publications including APMdigest, DABCC, Cyber Defense Magazine, IT Briefcase, Insfosec Island, The Hacker News, IT Pro Portal, and SolarWinds THWACK community.

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