VMware Mirage Getting Started Guide
  Mirage System Architecture
  Mirage System Setup Components
  Installation Overview
  Capturing Base Layers
  Capturing App Layers
  Assigning Base Layers
  Assigning App Layers
  Fixing Broken Layers on Endpoints
  Centralizing Endpoints
  Provisioning a Base Layer for an Endpoint
  Creating a Reference Machine from an Endpoint
  Windows OS Migration
  Restoring a Device to a CVD Snapshot
  Restoring to a CVD After Hard Drive Replacement or Device Loss
  Endpoint Disaster Recovery
  Mirage System Architecture
  Mirage System Setup Components
  Installation Overview
  Capturing Base Layers
  Capturing App Layers
  Assigning Base Layers
  Assigning App Layers
  Fixing Broken Layers on Endpoints
  Centralizing Endpoints
  Provisioning a Base Layer for an Endpoint
  Creating a Reference Machine from an Endpoint
  Windows OS Migration
  Restoring a Device to a CVD Snapshot
  Restoring to a CVD After Hard Drive Replacement or Device Loss
  Endpoint Disaster Recovery
VMware Mirage Installation Guide
  Mirage Installation
  Mirage System Components
  Planning the Mirage Deployment
    Operating System Requirements
    Hardware Requirements
    Software Requirements
    Database Requirements
    Ports and Protocols Used by Mirage
  Installing the Mirage System
    Worksheet for Installing the Mirage Management Server
    Install the Mirage Management Server
    Install a Mirage Server
      Install the Server SSL Certificate
      Worksheet for Installing the Mirage Server
      Install the Mirage Server
    Install IIS
    Install the Web Manager
    Install the Mirage File Portal
      Troubleshooting the File Portal Installation
    Install the Mirage Management Console
    Connect the Console to the Mirage System
    Installing the Mirage Gateway Server
      Generate the Certificate Signing Request for the Mirage Gateway Server
      Submit the Certificate Request
      Convert the Certificate File Extension
      Configure the Mirage System to Work with SSL
      Deploy the OVA Template in ESX
      Worksheet for Installing the Mirage Gateway Server
      Install the Mirage Gateway Server
    Managing Mirage Software Licenses
      Add and View Licenses
    Configure the Environment for Endpoints
  Mirage Installation
  Mirage System Components
  Planning the Mirage Deployment
    Operating System Requirements
    Hardware Requirements
    Software Requirements
    Database Requirements
    Ports and Protocols Used by Mirage
  Installing the Mirage System
    Worksheet for Installing the Mirage Management Server
    Install the Mirage Management Server
    Install a Mirage Server
      Install the Server SSL Certificate
      Worksheet for Installing the Mirage Server
      Install the Mirage Server
    Install IIS
    Install the Web Manager
    Install the Mirage File Portal
      Troubleshooting the File Portal Installation
    Install the Mirage Management Console
    Connect the Console to the Mirage System
    Installing the Mirage Gateway Server
      Generate the Certificate Signing Request for the Mirage Gateway Server
      Submit the Certificate Request
      Convert the Certificate File Extension
      Configure the Mirage System to Work with SSL
      Deploy the OVA Template in ESX
      Worksheet for Installing the Mirage Gateway Server
      Install the Mirage Gateway Server
    Managing Mirage Software Licenses
      Add and View Licenses
    Configure the Environment for Endpoints
VMware Mirage Administrator's Guide
  Mirage Administration
  Mirage System Components
  Activating Endpoints
    Installing the Mirage Client
      Install the Mirage Client Using the Active Installer
      Install the Mirage Client Silently
    Centralizing Endpoints
      End User Centralization with CVD Autocreation Procedure
      Administrator Centralization Procedure
      Reject Pending Devices
      Reinstate Rejected Devices
    Working with Upload Policies
      View Upload Policies
      Upload Policy Parameters
      Add New Upload Policies
      Edit Upload Policies
      Add or Edit Upload Policy Rules
      Using the CVD Policies Advanced Options
    Working with CVD Collections
      Add Static Collections
      Add CVDs to Static Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections by Using Active Directory
    Working with Archived CVDs
      Archive CVDs
      View CVDs in the Archive
      Delete CVDs from the Archive
      Move Archived CVDs to Another Volume
      Assign an Archived CVD to a Device
  End User Operations
    Access the Client Status
    File-Level Restoration
      Restore a Previous File Version
      Restore a Deleted File from the Mirage Recycle Bin
    Directory-Level Restore
    Suspend and Reactivate Synchronization
  Configuring the File Portal
    Allow Access to CVD Files
    Configure User CVD Mapping
    Browse and View Files with the File Portal
    Download Folders and Files from the File Portal
  Configuring the Mirage System
    Configure the System Settings
      General System Settings
      Enable CVD Auto Creation
      Configure File Portal Settings
      Import USMT Settings
      Branch Reflector Settings
      License Settings
    CVD Snapshot Generation and Retention
    Configuring Secure Socket Layer Communication
      Install the Server SSL Certificate
      Configure Mirage Servers for SSL
  Managing the Mirage Gateway Server
    Install the Mirage Gateway Server with an Input File
    Update a Certificate for the Mirage Gateway Server
    Configure the Mirage Gateway Server
    Register the Mirage Gateway Server Manually
    Protecting the Mirage Gateway Server
    Configuration Files for the Mirage Gateway Server
    Troubleshooting the Mirage Gateway Server
    Remove the Mirage Gateway Server
  Managing the Driver Library
    Driver Library Architecture
    Managing Driver Folders
      Create Driver Folders
      Change Driver Folders
      Import Drivers to Folders
      Add Drivers from the All Folder
    Managing Driver Profiles
      Create or Edit Driver Profiles
      Apply Driver Profiles
  Deploying Multiple Storage Volumes
    View Storage Volume Information
    Storage Volume Parameters
    Add Storage Volumes
    Edit Storage Volume Information
    Remove or Unmount Storage Volumes
    Mount Storage Volumes
    Block Storage Volumes
    Unblock Storage Volumes
    Maintain Storage Volumes
  Using Branch Reflectors
    Branch Reflector Matching Process
    Select Clients To Be Branch Reflectors
    Enable Branch Reflectors
    Configure Defaults for Branch Reflectors
    Configure Specific Branch Reflector Values
    Disable Branch Reflectors
    Reject or Accept Peer Clients
    Suspend or Resume Server Network Operations
    Monitoring Branch Reflector Activity
      View CVD Activity and Branch Reflector Association
      View Branch Reflector and Peer Client Information
      Monitor Branch Reflector and Peer Client Transactions
      Show Potential Branch Reflectors
  Deploying Additional Mirage Servers
    Using Multiple Servers
    View Server Information
    Mirage Servers Window Information
    Add New Servers
    Stop or Start the Server Service
    Remove Servers
    Integrating a Load Balancing Framework
      VMware Watchdog Service Configuration
  Image Management Overview
    Base Layers and App Layers
    Layer Management Life Cycle
    Hardware Considerations with Base Layers
    Image Management Planning
  Preparing a Reference Machine for Base Layer Capture
    Set Up the Reference Machine
    Reference Machine Data Considerations
    Reference Machine Software and Settings
    Recreate a Reference Machine from a Base Layer
  Capturing Base Layers
    Working with Base Layer Rules
      View Layer Rule Sets
      Create a Rule Set based on an Existing Rule Set
      Test a Draft Layer Rule Set on a Test Machine
      Test the Default Rule Set
      Set the Default Rule Set
    Applying a Base Layer Override Policy
      Add a Base Layer Override Rule Set
      Base Layer Override Examples
        Avoid Incompatibility When CVD and Base Layer Applications Share a Component
        Avoid Losing Customizations at Initial Provisioning of a Global Configuration File
      Overriding Registry Values and Keys
    Capture Base Layers
    Post-Base Layer Assignment or Provisioning Script
  Capturing App Layers
    App Layer Capture Steps Overview
    Prepare a Reference Machine for App Layer Capture
    Performing the App Layer Capture
      Start an App Layer Capture
      Install Applications on the Reference Machine
      Post-Scan and Layer Creation
    What You Can Capture in an App Layer
    Capturing OEM App Layers
    Capture Multiple Layers on a Virtual Machine
    Create a Post-App Layer Deployment Script
  Assigning Base Layers
    Detect Potential Effects of the Layer Change
      Compare Base Layers to Each Other
      Comparison Report Format
    Testing the Base Layer Before Distributing it to Endpoints
    Assign a Base Layer to CVDs
      Cancel a Base Layer Assignment in Progress
      Monitor the Layer Assignment Progress
    Assign a Previous Layer Version
    Monitor Layer Assignments
    Correct Software Conflicts By Using a Transitional Base Layer
    Fix Broken Layers on Endpoints (Enforce Layers)
    Base Layer Provisioning
  Assigning App Layers
    Detect Potential Effects of the App Layer Change
    Testing App Layers Before Distributing it to Endpoints
    Assign an App Layer to CVDs
      Cancel an App Layer Assignment in Progress
      Monitoring the App Layer Assignment Progress
    Monitor App Layer Assignments
  Endpoint Disaster Recovery
    Restore a Device to a CVD Snapshot
    Restoring to a CVD After Hard Drive Replacement or Device Loss
      Restore to CVD After Hard Drive Replacement, Corruption, or Format
      Restore a CVD to a Replacement Device
    Restoring Windows 8 Devices
      Restore a Windows 8 Device
    Working with Bootable USB Drives
      Create the Bootable USB Key
      Install Windows with the Bootable USB Key
      Customize Your Bootable USB Key
    Reconnect a Device to a CVD
    End User Experience with Restore Processes
  Migrating Users to Different Hardware
    Reassign a CVD to a Different Device
    Perform a Mass Hardware Migration
  Windows OS Migration
    Performing a Windows OS In-Place Migration
      Perform Basic Windows OS In-Place Migration
      Download First and Apply in Stages
    Migrating to Windows OS Replacement Devices
    Monitor the Windows OS Migration
    Applying Windows OS Post-Migration Scripts
  Monitoring System Status and Operations
    Using the System Dashboard
    Using Transaction Logs
  Working with Reports
    Layer Dry Run Reports
    CVD Integrity Report
  Maintaining the Mirage System
    Server and Management Server Operations
      Back up a Server or the Management Server
      Restore the Mirage Management Server
      Restore a Mirage Server
      Restore Mirage Storage Volumes and Database
      Restore a Standalone Server
    Upgrading from Previous Mirage Versions
      Before You Start to Upgrade Mirage
      Upgrade from a Previous Mirage Version
  Troubleshooting
    CVD Events History Timeline
    Problematic CVDs
    Using Event and Other System Logs
    Customize the Minimal Restore set
    Generate System Reports
    Generate System Reports Remotely
  Advanced Administration Topics
    Mirage and SCCM
    Setting Up the SSL Certificate in Windows Server
      Generate the Certificate Signing Request
      Submit the Certificate Request
      Install the Signed Certificate
    Using Microsoft Office 2010 in a Layer
    Managing Role-Based Access Control and Active Directory Groups
      Add a New User Role
      Edit an Existing User Role
      Assign an Active Directory Group to a User Role
    Macros in Upload Policy Rules
  Managing View Desktops with VMware Mirage
  Mirage Administration
  Mirage System Components
  Activating Endpoints
    Installing the Mirage Client
      Install the Mirage Client Using the Active Installer
      Install the Mirage Client Silently
    Centralizing Endpoints
      End User Centralization with CVD Autocreation Procedure
      Administrator Centralization Procedure
      Reject Pending Devices
      Reinstate Rejected Devices
    Working with Upload Policies
      View Upload Policies
      Upload Policy Parameters
      Add New Upload Policies
      Edit Upload Policies
      Add or Edit Upload Policy Rules
      Using the CVD Policies Advanced Options
    Working with CVD Collections
      Add Static Collections
      Add CVDs to Static Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections by Using Active Directory
    Working with Archived CVDs
      Archive CVDs
      View CVDs in the Archive
      Delete CVDs from the Archive
      Move Archived CVDs to Another Volume
      Assign an Archived CVD to a Device
  End User Operations
    Access the Client Status
    File-Level Restoration
      Restore a Previous File Version
      Restore a Deleted File from the Mirage Recycle Bin
    Directory-Level Restore
    Suspend and Reactivate Synchronization
  Configuring the File Portal
    Allow Access to CVD Files
    Configure User CVD Mapping
    Browse and View Files with the File Portal
    Download Folders and Files from the File Portal
  Configuring the Mirage System
    Configure the System Settings
      General System Settings
      Enable CVD Auto Creation
      Configure File Portal Settings
      Import USMT Settings
      Branch Reflector Settings
      License Settings
    CVD Snapshot Generation and Retention
    Configuring Secure Socket Layer Communication
      Install the Server SSL Certificate
      Configure Mirage Servers for SSL
  Managing the Mirage Gateway Server
    Install the Mirage Gateway Server with an Input File
    Update a Certificate for the Mirage Gateway Server
    Configure the Mirage Gateway Server
    Register the Mirage Gateway Server Manually
    Protecting the Mirage Gateway Server
    Configuration Files for the Mirage Gateway Server
    Troubleshooting the Mirage Gateway Server
    Remove the Mirage Gateway Server
  Managing the Driver Library
    Driver Library Architecture
    Managing Driver Folders
      Create Driver Folders
      Change Driver Folders
      Import Drivers to Folders
      Add Drivers from the All Folder
    Managing Driver Profiles
      Create or Edit Driver Profiles
      Apply Driver Profiles
  Deploying Multiple Storage Volumes
    View Storage Volume Information
    Storage Volume Parameters
    Add Storage Volumes
    Edit Storage Volume Information
    Remove or Unmount Storage Volumes
    Mount Storage Volumes
    Block Storage Volumes
    Unblock Storage Volumes
    Maintain Storage Volumes
  Using Branch Reflectors
    Branch Reflector Matching Process
    Select Clients To Be Branch Reflectors
    Enable Branch Reflectors
    Configure Defaults for Branch Reflectors
    Configure Specific Branch Reflector Values
    Disable Branch Reflectors
    Reject or Accept Peer Clients
    Suspend or Resume Server Network Operations
    Monitoring Branch Reflector Activity
      View CVD Activity and Branch Reflector Association
      View Branch Reflector and Peer Client Information
      Monitor Branch Reflector and Peer Client Transactions
      Show Potential Branch Reflectors
  Deploying Additional Mirage Servers
    Using Multiple Servers
    View Server Information
    Mirage Servers Window Information
    Add New Servers
    Stop or Start the Server Service
    Remove Servers
    Integrating a Load Balancing Framework
      VMware Watchdog Service Configuration
  Image Management Overview
    Base Layers and App Layers
    Layer Management Life Cycle
    Hardware Considerations with Base Layers
    Image Management Planning
  Preparing a Reference Machine for Base Layer Capture
    Set Up the Reference Machine
    Reference Machine Data Considerations
    Reference Machine Software and Settings
    Recreate a Reference Machine from a Base Layer
  Capturing Base Layers
    Working with Base Layer Rules
      View Layer Rule Sets
      Create a Rule Set based on an Existing Rule Set
      Test a Draft Layer Rule Set on a Test Machine
      Test the Default Rule Set
      Set the Default Rule Set
    Applying a Base Layer Override Policy
      Add a Base Layer Override Rule Set
      Base Layer Override Examples
        Avoid Incompatibility When CVD and Base Layer Applications Share a Component
        Avoid Losing Customizations at Initial Provisioning of a Global Configuration File
      Overriding Registry Values and Keys
    Capture Base Layers
    Post-Base Layer Assignment or Provisioning Script
  Capturing App Layers
    App Layer Capture Steps Overview
    Prepare a Reference Machine for App Layer Capture
    Performing the App Layer Capture
      Start an App Layer Capture
      Install Applications on the Reference Machine
      Post-Scan and Layer Creation
    What You Can Capture in an App Layer
    Capturing OEM App Layers
    Capture Multiple Layers on a Virtual Machine
    Create a Post-App Layer Deployment Script
  Assigning Base Layers
    Detect Potential Effects of the Layer Change
      Compare Base Layers to Each Other
      Comparison Report Format
    Testing the Base Layer Before Distributing it to Endpoints
    Assign a Base Layer to CVDs
      Cancel a Base Layer Assignment in Progress
      Monitor the Layer Assignment Progress
    Assign a Previous Layer Version
    Monitor Layer Assignments
    Correct Software Conflicts By Using a Transitional Base Layer
    Fix Broken Layers on Endpoints (Enforce Layers)
    Base Layer Provisioning
  Assigning App Layers
    Detect Potential Effects of the App Layer Change
    Testing App Layers Before Distributing it to Endpoints
    Assign an App Layer to CVDs
      Cancel an App Layer Assignment in Progress
      Monitoring the App Layer Assignment Progress
    Monitor App Layer Assignments
  Endpoint Disaster Recovery
    Restore a Device to a CVD Snapshot
    Restoring to a CVD After Hard Drive Replacement or Device Loss
      Restore to CVD After Hard Drive Replacement, Corruption, or Format
      Restore a CVD to a Replacement Device
    Restoring Windows 8 Devices
      Restore a Windows 8 Device
    Working with Bootable USB Drives
      Create the Bootable USB Key
      Install Windows with the Bootable USB Key
      Customize Your Bootable USB Key
    Reconnect a Device to a CVD
    End User Experience with Restore Processes
  Migrating Users to Different Hardware
    Reassign a CVD to a Different Device
    Perform a Mass Hardware Migration
  Windows OS Migration
    Performing a Windows OS In-Place Migration
      Perform Basic Windows OS In-Place Migration
      Download First and Apply in Stages
    Migrating to Windows OS Replacement Devices
    Monitor the Windows OS Migration
    Applying Windows OS Post-Migration Scripts
  Monitoring System Status and Operations
    Using the System Dashboard
    Using Transaction Logs
  Working with Reports
    Layer Dry Run Reports
    CVD Integrity Report
  Maintaining the Mirage System
    Server and Management Server Operations
      Back up a Server or the Management Server
      Restore the Mirage Management Server
      Restore a Mirage Server
      Restore Mirage Storage Volumes and Database
      Restore a Standalone Server
    Upgrading from Previous Mirage Versions
      Before You Start to Upgrade Mirage
      Upgrade from a Previous Mirage Version
  Troubleshooting
    CVD Events History Timeline
    Problematic CVDs
    Using Event and Other System Logs
    Customize the Minimal Restore set
    Generate System Reports
    Generate System Reports Remotely
  Advanced Administration Topics
    Mirage and SCCM
    Setting Up the SSL Certificate in Windows Server
      Generate the Certificate Signing Request
      Submit the Certificate Request
      Install the Signed Certificate
    Using Microsoft Office 2010 in a Layer
    Managing Role-Based Access Control and Active Directory Groups
      Add a New User Role
      Edit an Existing User Role
      Assign an Active Directory Group to a User Role
    Macros in Upload Policy Rules
  Managing View Desktops with VMware Mirage
VMware Mirage Web Manager Guide
  About the Mirage Web Manager
    Access the Web Manager
  Using the Web Manager as a Help Desk Role
    Searching for Devices
    Performing Actions on a Device in the Grid View
  Accessing the Web Manager with a Protection Manager Role
    Using the Web Manager Search Function
    Working with Endpoints
      Centralizing Endpoints
      Migrate a CVD to a Replacement Device
    Working with Upload Policies
      View Upload Policies
      Upload Policy Parameters
      Add New Upload Policies
      Edit Upload Policies
      Add or Edit Upload Policy Rules
      Upgrade an Upload Policy
    Working with CVD Collections
      Add Static Collections
      Add CVDs to Static Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections by Using Active Directory
      Edit Collection
      Managing CVDs in a Collection
      Managing CVDs
        Restart a Device
        Generate a CVD Integrity Report
        Enforce Layers on Endpoints
        Endpoint Disaster Recovery
          Restore a Device to a CVD Snapshot
        Working with the File Portal
        Assign an Upload Policy
        Manage Collections
        Move a CVD to a Different Volume
    Managing Collection Devices
    Working with Storage Volumes
      Block Storage Volumes
      Unblock Storage Volumes
  About the Mirage Web Manager
    Access the Web Manager
  Using the Web Manager as a Help Desk Role
    Searching for Devices
    Performing Actions on a Device in the Grid View
  Accessing the Web Manager with a Protection Manager Role
    Using the Web Manager Search Function
    Working with Endpoints
      Centralizing Endpoints
      Migrate a CVD to a Replacement Device
    Working with Upload Policies
      View Upload Policies
      Upload Policy Parameters
      Add New Upload Policies
      Edit Upload Policies
      Add or Edit Upload Policy Rules
      Upgrade an Upload Policy
    Working with CVD Collections
      Add Static Collections
      Add CVDs to Static Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections
      Add Dynamic Collections by Using Active Directory
      Edit Collection
      Managing CVDs in a Collection
      Managing CVDs
        Restart a Device
        Generate a CVD Integrity Report
        Enforce Layers on Endpoints
        Endpoint Disaster Recovery
          Restore a Device to a CVD Snapshot
        Working with the File Portal
        Assign an Upload Policy
        Manage Collections
        Move a CVD to a Different Volume
    Managing Collection Devices
    Working with Storage Volumes
      Block Storage Volumes
      Unblock Storage Volumes
Image Management for View Desktops using Mirage
  Managing View Desktops with VMware Mirage
    Workflow for Managing View Desktops
    Capturing a Base Layer
    Capturing App Layers
    Creating a Virtual Machine Template for the View Pool
    Creating a View Desktop Pool
    Verifying View Agent Installation
    Create Mirage CVDs
  Update Base or App Layers for View Desktops
    Set the Concurrent Desktop Operations Threshold
    Sizing Considerations and Expected Performance
  Managing View Desktops with VMware Mirage
    Workflow for Managing View Desktops
    Capturing a Base Layer
    Capturing App Layers
    Creating a Virtual Machine Template for the View Pool
    Creating a View Desktop Pool
    Verifying View Agent Installation
    Create Mirage CVDs
  Update Base or App Layers for View Desktops
    Set the Concurrent Desktop Operations Threshold
    Sizing Considerations and Expected Performance
PDF Product Documentation
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