Adding a new virtual Desktop host to the Desktone Platform
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Adding a new virtual Desktop host to the Desktone Platform


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This article provides steps to add a new virtual Desktop host to a Desktone Platform.

Note: This article is applicable to the following products:

  • VMware Horizon DaaS Bundle (VDI/RDSH Edition)
  • VMware Horizon Cloud Service on IBM Cloud (formerly with Hosted Infrastructure)
  • VMware Horizon DaaS On Premise Platform


To add a new Virtual Desktop host to the Desktone Platform:
Note: These steps assume that the host is properly configured and networked. Refer to the VMware Horizon DaaS Platform Blueprint or Desktone Platform Blueprint for more information on these prerequisites. Customer Connect – naming in portal “Infrastructure requirements, reference architecture recommendations”.
  1. Log in to Service Center.
  2. Click service grid.
  3. On the bottom, left, click Hosts.
  4. Click on the Add Host tab.
    1. Enter in the hostname, or IP address (or address range) of the host you wish to add.
    2. Enter in the username and password for the host.
    3. Be very careful to select the Tenant resource manager.
    4. Optionally select to allow the host to be shared across Tenants.
    5. Optionally, update the memory and CPU ratios.
  5. Click the Add Host button.


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