View Connection Server acts as a broker for client connections by authenticating and then directing incoming user requests to the appropriate View desktop. View Connection Server has specific hardware, operating system, installation, and supporting software requirements.

You must install View Connection Server on a dedicated physical or virtual machine that meets specific hardware requirements.

You must install View Connection Server on a supported operating system.

View Connection Server requires VMware virtualization software to function properly.

If you install replicated View Connection Server instances, configure the instances in the same location and connect them over a high-performance LAN.