You install and configure vRealize Operations for Horizon software components on machines in your vRealize Operations Manager and Horizon environments.

The amount of time required to install and configure vRealize Operations for Horizon depends on the number of desktop pools in your Horizon environment. The installation and configuration process typically takes about an hour, excluding download time.


  • Verify that your environment meets product compatibility, hardware, and software requirements. See Preparing for Installation.

  • Verify that Horizon is installed and running. See the Horizon Installation document for your version.

  • Verify that vRealize Operations Manager is deployed and running. Upgrade vRealize Operations Manager to the version that you want before installing vRealize Operations for Horizon.

  • Verify that a vCenter Adapter instance is configured for each vCenter Server instance in your Horizon infrastructure. The vCenter Adapter is provided with vRealize Operations Manager.

  • Synchronize the time on all hosts to an NTP server.

  • Obtain a license key for the vRealize Operations for Horizon solution.

  • Download the vRealize Operations for Horizon installation files. See vRealize Operations for Horizon Installation Files.