Hosts and virtual machines in a View deployment must meet specific hardware and operating system requirements. Compatibility Matrix for Various Versions of View ComponentsBecause large enterprises must often perform phased upgrades, components are designed to be somewhat forward and backward compatible, at least during upgrades. View Composer RequirementsWith View Composer, you can deploy multiple linked-clone desktops from a single centralized base image. View Composer has specific installation and storage requirements. View Connection Server RequirementsView Connection Server acts as a broker for client connections by authenticating and then directing incoming user requests to the appropriate remote desktops and applications. View Connection Server has specific hardware, operating system, installation, and supporting software requirements. Supported Operating Systems for View AgentThe View Agent component assists with session management, single sign-on, device redirection, and other features. You must install View Agent on all virtual machines, physical systems, and RDS hosts.