VMware acquired a company named Wanova at May 22 2012. Wanova is the original vendor of Mirage which is now part of VMware’s End-Users Computing solutions.
Using VMware Mirage centralized desktop management can be performed while operating system and applications are locally executed. This concept offers many advantages.
I will blog more about Mirage in the near future. First a couple of links.
VMware Horizon Mirage 4.0 Reviewer Guide. The Horizon Mirage Reviewer’s Guide introduces you to Horizon Mirage and its features and gives you hands-on
exercises to evaluate the product. Following is the overall organization of the Reviewer’s Guide:
• What is VMware Horizon Mirage?
• Key features of Horizon Mirage
• Horizon Mirage packaging and licensing
• Horizon Mirage components and architecture
• Horizon Mirage installation and configuration
• Hands-on evaluation exercises
Administrators Guide Mirage 3.6
VMware blog titled VDI manageability with local execution – right here, right now with VMware Mirage
Frequently Asked Questions
Download VMware Mirage
IBM Branch Office Desktop blueprint using View and Mirage
Horizon Mirage Layers explained
How does Horizon Mirage 4.0 application layering work?
VMware Mirage Architecture and Use Cases
Vladan Seget blog
VMware Mirage Installation – the lab setup
VMware Mirage Setup – MMC and Client Setup
VMware Mirage – Migrating XP to Windows 7
VMware Mirage Overview http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oY6OYd0gH0&feature=youtube_gdata
VMware Mirage – Total Endpoint Recovery Demo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBLY2AD1XLo
VMware Mirage – Single Image Management Demo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XpCX-pdZ28
VMware Mirage – Windows XP to Windows 7 Migration Demo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KfSyimfZuAY
VMware Mirage In-Depth Demonstration http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Il-mqLmGakU
Wanova Mirage Overview and Demo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Il-mqLmGakU
Thatsmyview.net (Christoph Harding)
VMware Mirage Series Part 1 – My Mirage Home Lab
VMware Mirage Series Part 2 – Server installation and first console login
VMware Mirage Series Part 3 – Console overview
A list of some VMware Mirage use cases
What type of storage to use for VMware Mirage
VMware Mirage FAQ Plain Virtualization