PacktLib: Getting Started with Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6

Getting Started with Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Introducing Application Virtualization in a Virtualized World

Why Virtualization?

What is Application Virtualization?

Does Application Virtualization fit into my environment?

Existing Application Virtualization platforms

Introduction to App-V and the Microsoft virtualization model

Summary

Understanding App-V Architecture

App-V components

App-V Models

Choosing the correct model

Case study example

Summary

Preparing your App-V Environment and Installing App-V Management Server

What's new in App-V 4.6?

Preparing your environment

Preparing the Full Infrastructure Model

Scaling up App-V Management Server installation

Summary

Deploying the App-V Sequencer, Desktop Client, and Streaming Server

Installing the App-V Sequencer

Installing the App-V Client

Installing the App-V Streaming Server

Preparing the Streaming Mode

Preparing the Standalone Mode

Automating the App-V Desktop Client deployment

Testing the environment

Summary

Taking the Initial Steps in the Sequencing Process

What is sequencing?

Reviewing sequencing requirements

Sequencing applications

Summary

Sequencing Complex Applications

When do you need Advanced Sequencing in App-V?

How a virtualized Microsoft Office 2010 fits into your environment?

Sequencing Microsoft Office 2010

Publishing and deploying Microsoft Office 2010

Troubleshooting applications deployment

Summary

Managing Dynamic Suite Composition

How Dynamic Suite Composition works

Configuring DSC manually

Using the Dynamic Suite Composition tool

Summary

Integrating App-V with System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2

Why integrate?

How does the integration work?

Requirements for the integration

Implementing App-V and SCCM integration

Summary

Securing your App-V Environment

General guidelines for securing the environment

Configuring App-V for secure delivery

Using Internet-facing scenarios

Summary

Reviewing App-V for Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services)

Reviewing App-V for Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services)

Reviewing App-V for Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services)

Reviewing App-V for Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services)

Reviewing App-V for Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services)

Reviewing App-V for Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services)

Index