The Source or the Provisioning Type of machines.
- This property cannot be updated.
This property will be one of:
|"VIRTUAL_CENTER"||Virtual center virtual machines managed as view machines. This option
is valid for Automated and Manual Desktop. In case of Automated
Desktop, these refer to Full Virtual Machines that are created from a
vCenter Server template.
|"VIEW_COMPOSER"||View composer linked clones managed as view machines. They share the
same base image and use less storage space than full virtual machines.
The user profile for linked clones can be redirected to persistent
disks that will be unaffected by OS updates and refreshes. This option
is only valid for Automated Desktop.
|"INSTANT_CLONE_ENGINE"||Instant clone engine created 'instant clones' managed as view machines.
Instant clone engine uses vmfork technology to create the instant
clones, these clones take very less time for provisioning. Instant
clones have many similarities to linked clones like :-
This option is only valid for Automated Desktop.
- Both instant and linked clones share the same base image and use
less storage space than full virtual machines.
- The user profile for both types clones can be redirected to
persistent disks that will be unaffected by OS updates and refreshes.
Virtual Center server. For instant clone engine desktops the Virtual
Center server version should be at least 6.0 or above.
User assignment scheme.
Specifies the naming scheme for the VMs in the desktop.
Virtual Center provisioning settings for the automated desktop.
Common settings for Desktops managed by Virtual Center sources.
Since Horizon View 6.1