If you have a View 5.0 or 5.1 environment, you must perform several additional tasks to install and configure vRealize Operations for Horizon.

These tasks include disabling RMI authentication for the View adapter, installing the vRealize Operations for Horizon desktop agent on remote desktops, and configuring a group policy object (GPO) that applies to all remote desktops that you want vRealize Operations for Horizon to monitor.

Install the vRealize Operations for Horizon solution and create an adapter instance. See Install the vRealize Operations for Horizon Solution and Create an Instance of the View Adapter.

Install and configure the vRealize Operations for Horizon broker agent. See Install the vRealize Operations for Horizon Broker Agent and Configure the vRealize Operations for Horizon Broker Agent.

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The View adapter, the broker agent, and the desktop agents communicate by using Remote Method Invocation (RMI). To use vRealize Operations for Horizon to monitor a View 5.0 or 5.1 environment, you must disable RMI authentication for the View adapter.

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To use vRealize Operations for Horizon to monitor a View 5.0 or 5.1 environment, you must manually install the vRealize Operations for Horizon desktop agent on your remote desktops.

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To use vRealize Operations for Horizon to monitor a View 5.0 or 5.1 environment, you must create a GPO to contain the vRealize Operations for Horizon group policies and apply the GPO to the remote desktops that you want to monitor. vRealize Operations for Horizon group policy settings are provided in the v4v_desktopagent.adm file.