The Horizon Mirage Edge server is a secured gateway server that is deployed outside the Mirage data center environment.

The Horizon Mirage Edge server meets the enterprise security and firewall requirements and provides a better user experience for Mirage clients that access the Horizon Mirage servers through the Internet.

After installing the Horizon Mirage Edge server, you can add and configure an Edge server to your Horizon Mirage system using the Mirage Management console in the System Configuration node. For more information on adding and configuring the Horizon Mirage Edge server, see the VMware Horizon Mirage Administrator's Guide.

When you set up the SSL certificate for the Horizon Mirage Edge server, you must first generate the Certificate Signing Request (CSR).

Install the Horizon Mirage Edge server to secure your data center environment for users that communicate with the corporate enterprise data center via Internet.

After installing the Horizon Mirage Edge server, the Horizon Mirage Edge service is running on the Microsoft Computer Management service. The service name is VMwareHorizon Mirage Edge Server.