Category: Home Lab

  • VMware Horizon Replica Installation Failure

    Depending on the security settings applied to an environment a variety of challenges to configure software can be presented. One to watch out for with VMware Horizon is the restriction or disablement of NTLM via group policy. In my homelab environment I repeatedly had issues with installing the second and subsequent connection servers as part […]

  • Horizon Destination Server red in VMware Unified Access Gateway

    When deploying a Unified Access Gateway for VMware Horizon in my lab environment I ran across an issue where the Horizon Destination Server would not connect despite the correct certificate thumbprint being used. The Horizon server is version 2111.2 and the UAG is version 21.11.2. The destination Horizon certificate was signed with sha256 and the […]

  • Homelab in 2022

    The best way to learn for many is by doing; the same applies to the IT field. From anyone looking to get started in the IT field to those looking to add new skills late in their careers, having a test environment to learn by doing is as important as ever. Often times when you […]