Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS)

  • PCoIP Display Protocol for Horizon (with View)™: VMware received FIPS-140-2 certification for the "PCoIP Cryptographic Module for Horizon (with View)" (December 2011).

The PCoIP display protocol with Horizon (with View)™ 5.0 provides end users with secure access to virtual desktops, dramatic improvements in user experience and bandwidth optimization across the LAN and WAN for demanding environments.

  • FIPS 140-2: VMware ACE files are encrypted with the AES 128-bit algorithm. VMware has received approval from the US Department of Commerce to export VMware ACE internationally. FIPS 140-2 compliance testing has been completed and final certification is currently in-process.

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