Horizon FLEX is a combination of VMware components, including Mirage, Fusion Pro, and Workstation Player. The Horizon FLEX installation involves installing each of these components and performing additional Horizon FLEX-specific tasks. For a successful Horizon FLEX deployment, you must understand the sequence of required tasks.
Before you install Horizon FLEX, verify the following:
All hardware and software requirements are met.
You have valid licenses for all components.
You have downloaded the Horizon FLEX component installers from the VMware Horizon FLEX product download page.
You install Horizon FLEX by performing these steps:
Install the Mirage system.
Set up certificates for the Horizon FLEX Server.
Set up certificates for Horizon FLEX virtual machines.
Create a download folder for storing your Horizon FLEX virtual machine packages.
Add a virtual directory in IIS for your Horizon FLEX virtual machine download folder and edit the site bindings.
Configure Horizon FLEX to synchronize entities in only a selected Active Directory organizational unit (OU).
Test the connection to the Horizon FLEX Admin Console.
Install a Horizon FLEX Client on each end-user host, or instruct end users to install a Horizon FLEX Client on their own computers.
Create and deploy Horizon FLEX virtual machines.