Over the next couple days I hope to bring some of new things of VMware View 5 that might get missed from the Hoopla that is VMworld.
VMware has added WMI based counters that capture what is going on PCoIP stream, the counters breakdown into 5 categories:
Companines like like Lakeside Software, SPLUNK, and Liqudware Labs are all integrating these into their products. VMware vCenter Operations is also said to be adding the type of monitoring to there overall solution.
It will be great to finally have a way to see what the user is up to in their session. Any tools that can help prevent “My virtual desktop is slow” is a step in the right direction. Now we will have a way to see if the user is copying a giant file in their session or if they’re listening to streaming audio.