This documentation topic provides the history of substantive changes to Onboarding to Horizon Cloud for Microsoft Azure and Horizon Pods — Deployment Guide.

Note: Only substantive and significant changes made to the guide's topics starting from September 17, 2019 are provided. Details about revisions prior to that date are not available. Also, minor content revisions such as fixing typos, format changes such as turning lists into tables, and other such insignificant changes are not provided.

April 14, 2021

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14 APR 2021 Updates for the new features corresponding to the April 14, 2021 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

March 25, 2021

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25 MAR 2021 Updates for the new features corresponding to the March 25, 2021 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

March 9, 2021

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9 MAR 2021 Updates for the new features corresponding to the March 9, 2021 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

March 1, 2021

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1 MAR 2021 Updates related to the removal of the requirement that the domain join account must be in an Active Directory group that has the Super Administrator role. This requirement is only when your pod fleet has Horizon Cloud pods in Microsoft Azure that are running a manifest older than 1600.0. For additional details, see Service Accounts That Horizon Cloud Requires for Its Operations.

January 7, 2021

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7 JAN 2021 Updates for the new features corresponding to the January 7, 2021 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

December 15, 2020

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15 DEC 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the December 15, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

December 2, 2020

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2 DEC 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the December 2, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

November 24, 2020

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24 NOV 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the November 24, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

November 4, 2020

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4 NOV 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the November 4, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

October 8, 2020

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8 OCT 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the October 8, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

July 9, 2020 — October 7, 2020

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9 Sep 2020 Updates made to the screenshots in this guide to align with the availability of the Manage menu on the Getting Started page. Also an update to Horizon Cloud Connector Known Considerations.
18 AUG 2020 Updates made to align this guide with the Horizon documentation to adopt the terms base image and golden image, as appropriate for each topic's context.
5 AUG 2020 Updates made to align this guide with the availability of the new regional cloud control plane in Japan. The following documentation topics are updated for that regional control plane's DNS names: DNS Requirements for a Horizon Cloud Pod in Microsoft and Related Service Features and DNS, Ports, and Protocols Requirements When Using Horizon Cloud Connector and a Horizon Pod.
13 JUL 2020 Pods that can have the high availability (HA) feature are now supported for Microsoft Azure Government (US Gov Virginia, US Gov Arizona, US Gov Texas).
9 JUL 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the July 9, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

March 17, 2020 — July 8, 2020

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9 JUN 2020 Updates made to align this guide with the June 9, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes. The regional names that appear in the Welcome email have been updated to use human-friendly names. The following doc topic is also updated to align with that change: DNS Requirements for a Horizon Cloud Pod in Microsoft and Related Service Features
27 MAY 2020 Updates made to align this guide with the May 27, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.
12 MAY 2020 Updates made to align this guide with the May 12, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes. . Also corrected entries in the table for agent-related ports and protocols requirements in doc topics Ports and Protocols Requirements for a Horizon Cloud Pod at the September 2019 Release's Manifest or Later and Ports and Protocols Requirements for a Horizon Cloud Pod Deployed Prior to the September 2019 Release.
14 APR 2020 Updates made to align this guide with the April 13, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.
17 MAR 2020 Updates for the new features corresponding to the March 17, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

December 13, 2019 — March 16, 2020

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25 FEB 2020 Updated the following topics for the stated changes:
13 JAN 2020 Updated proxy-related information for the Horizon 7 Cloud Connector. Updated topics include High-Level Workflow When You are Onboarding an Existing Horizon Pod That is Deployed in a VMware SDDC as Your First Pod to Your Horizon Cloud Tenant Environment and Preparing to Run the Onboarding Wizard to Pair a Horizon Pod with Horizon Cloud Using Horizon Cloud Connector.
6 JAN 2020 New information added to topics about enabling SSH for the Horizon 7 Cloud Connector appliance, requirements on the Active Directory administration account used to pair the Horizon 7 Cloud Connector with the Horizon 7 Connector Server.
13 DEC 2019 Updates for the new features corresponding to the December 13, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.

September 17, 2019 — December 12, 2019

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21 NOV 2019 Updated the resource providers list with additional ones needed for a subscription in Microsoft Azure related to the latest pod architecture, in Step 8 of documentation topic Create the Required Service Principal Needed by the Horizon Cloud Pod Deployer by Creating an Application Registration.
17 SEP 2019 Updates for the new features corresponding to the September 17, 2020 What's New in the Horizon Cloud Release Notes.