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VMware Horizon 7 Sizing Limits and Recommendations (2150348)

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This article provides sizing limits and recommendations for a VMware Horizon 7 environment. 

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Note: Your experience may vary with the recommended settings.

Desktop Session Limits

Maximum number of active sessions per View Cloud Pod

120000

Maximum number of View Pods per Cloud Pod

25 (Stay within the 120000 total session limit)

Maximum number of Sites per View Cloud Pod

5

Active Connections per View Pod

20000 (10000 Recommended)

Maximum number of active Connection Servers per View Pod

7

Active sessions per Connection Server with Direct connection, RDP, Tunneled or PCoIP

4000 (2000 recommended)


RDSH Session Limits

Max Sessions per RDSH

150 (60 recommended)

Recommended vCPU per RDSH

8-32 (Depends on application load)

Recommended vRAM GB per RDSH

16-92 (Depends on application load)

Max RDSH per Farm

200


ESX and Virtual Machine Storage Limits

Virtual Machines per CPU core

8-10 recommended

Virtual Machines per vCenter

10000 limit, 4000 tested for Full Clones, 4000 tested for Instant Clones and Linked Clones

Virtual Machines per Pool

4000 (2000 recommended)

Virtual Machines per LUN

500 (Ensure total VM IOPS required can be met by storage)

Virtual Machines per cluster when using VSAN

4000


Connection Servers

Memory

10 GB

vCPU

4vCPU

Server per session

1 per 4000 Session (2000 recommended)

Availability

N + 1

Max Connection Servers per View Pod

7


Unified Access Gateway

Max connections per UAG

2000                                   



 

 

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