Add a Horizon View Connection Server to the Skyline Collector.

If Horizon View is deployed within your environment, you can add a Horizon View Connection Server to the Skyline Collector now to enable to receive proactive findings and recommendations for Horizon View.

This step can be skipped if you do not have Horizon View deployed within in your environment, or do not want to add a Horizon View Connection Server to the Skyline Collector now.

Prerequisites

A user account with the following Horizon View permissions is required to add Horizon View to the Skyline Collector.

  • Horizon 7 Administrators (read-only) predefined role.

The Horizon 7 Administrators (read-only) predefined role has the following user capabilities within Horizon 7.

  • View, but not modify, global settings and inventory objects.

  • View, but not modify, ThinApp applications and settings.

  • Run all PowerShell commands and command-line utilities, including vdmexport but excluding vdmadmin, vdmimport and lmvutil.

More information about the predefined administrator roles in Horizon View can be found here.

Procedure

  1. Enter the Horizon View Connection Server details.
    1. Enter the Horizon View Connection Server fully-qualified domain name or IP address.
    2. Enter a Horizon View Connection Server user account username.
    3. Enter the Horizon View Connection Server user account password.
  2. Click Add to complete the process of adding the Horizon View Connection Server to the Skyline Collector.

Results

You receive proactive findings for the Horizon View Connection Server added to Skyline Collector. You can add additional Horizon View Connection Servers to the Skyline Collector within the Skyline Collector User Interface.