Horizon 6 is sold in three editions: VMware Horizon View Standard Edition, VMware Horizon Advanced Edition, and VMware Horizon Enterprise Edition.

Compare Horizon 6 Editions

  Horizon View Standard Horizon Advanced Horizon Enterprise
Overview Simple powerful VDI with great user experience Cost-effective delivery of desktops and applications through a unified workspace Deliver desktops and applications with closed-loop management and automation
License Entitlement      
Concurrent User (CCU) Yes Yes Yes
Named User   Yes Yes
  Horizon View Standard Horizon Advanced Horizon Enterprise
Product Features      
Cloud Automation      
Design and workflow automation     Yes
Cloud Analytics and Operations Management      
Operations dashboard – health monitoring & Perf Analytics     Yes
Capacity management – planning & optimization     Yes
Image Management      
Image management for physical desktops   No Yes
Image management for virtual desktops   No Yes
Virtual storage   Yes Yes
Application catalog   Yes Yes
Hosted applications (RDSH)   Yes Yes
Real-time application delivery (App Volumes)     Yes
Packaged Applications (ThinApp) Yes Yes Yes
Desktop Infrastructure      
Virtual desktop infrastructure- Windows OS Yes Yes Yes
Virtual desktop infrastructure- Linux OS     Yes
Cloud infrastructure (vSphere Desktop & vCenter Desktop) Yes Yes Yes
Persona Management
User Environment Manager     Yes

Note: List pricing in the VMware Horizon Family Pricing, Packaging, and Licensing Guide is for reference only and is subject to change without notice. Pricing reflected in this document reflects the suggested retail price in USD. Regional prices may vary. All bundles and add-ons come in quantities of 10 and 100 packs.