VMware Horizon 8: Infrastructure Administration Quiz Questions and Answers

How Connection server and Client are communicating?

Answer :
  • over TLS

Explanation :

Horizon Client and Horizon Connection Server communicate over a TLS connection. Initial session authentication is always encrypted on port 443. When the session is established, traffic flows between Horizon Client and Horizon Connection Server over the po

What are the features of Workspace ONE Access?

Answer :
  • Hub Services
  • Unified Workspace ONE application Catalog
  • SSO

Explanation :

Workspace ONE Access provides the following features: • Hub Services • Unified Workspace ONE application catalog • Conditional access controls • Web and virtual application entitlements • Single sign-on (SSO) capabilities for software as a service (SaaS),

What is Activity Page in User Sessions?

Answer :
  • All correct.

Explanation :

The Activities page displays the event log information about user activities: This page includes information about time, admins, message, and resource name. You can filter activities by a time range such as the Last 12 hours or Last 30 days, or by adminis

A smart card provides two-factor authentication by verifying the following information:

Answer :
  • What the user knows (the PIN)
  • What the user has (the smart card)

Explanation :

To authenticate smart cards that contain a private key and a public key certificate, you configure a Horizon Connection Server or a UAG. A smart card provides two-factor authentication by verifying the following information: • What the user has (the smart

In VMware Horizon True SSO uses SAML to authenticate a user credential.

Answer :
  • TRUE

Explanation :

True SSO uses SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language) to send the User Principal Name (for example, jdoe@example.com) to the identity provider’s authentication system to access AD credentials. Horizon then generates a unique, short-lived certificate for

What is the purpose of LDAP in VMware Horizon?

Answer :
  • It stores Horizon Configuration data.

Explanation :

All VMware Horizonconfiguration data is stored in an LDAP directory. Each Horizon Connection Server standard or replica instance contains a local LDAP configuration repository and a replication agreement between each of the Connection Server instances.

What is othe use of digital workspace?

Answer :
  • All above.

Explanation :

With a digital workspace, users receive these benefits: Access applications and resources through a unified application catalog. Simplified access and login to applications through Web and mobile SSO. Easy access to virtual desktops and applications.

Unified Access Gateway supports multiple authentication options; for example, pass-through, RSA SecurID, RADIUS, SAML, and certificates, including smart cards. Pass-through authentication forwards the request to the internal server or resource.

Answer :
  • TRUE

Explanation :

Unified Access Gateway supports multiple authentication options; for example, pass-through, RSA SecurID, RADIUS, SAML, and certificates, including smart cards. Pass-through authentication forwards the request to the internal server or resource.

Can Hoizon administrator remove RDS Host from the manual and automated RDSH Farm when application or desktop sessions are running on that host?

Answer :
  • Yes, Hoizon administrator can remove RDS Host from the manual and automated RDSH Farm when application or desktop sessions are running on that host.

Explanation :

If users have application or desktop sessions on hosts that you remove, the sessions remain active, but Horizon does not track them. A user who disconnects from a session will be unable to reconnect to it, and any unsaved data might be lost.

Client systems that use smart cards for user authentication must have the following software and hardware installed: (Select all that apply)

Answer :
  • Horizon Client
  • Compatible smart card reader
  • Smart card middleware
  • Product-specific application drivers

Explanation :

Client systems that use smart cards for user authentication must have the following software and hardware installed: • Horizon Client • Compatible smart card reader • Smart card middleware • Product-specific application drivers