Partner Type: Desktop Virtualization, Web and Terminal Services

VMware View and HID Identity Assurance solutions
VMware® View is a desktop virtualization solution that simplifies IT manageability and control while delivering high-fidelity end-user experience across devices and networks. By encapsulating the operating systems, applications, and user data into isolated layers, VMWare View offers IT organizations a way to deliver a modern desktop.

In its latest release, VMware has an extended view to support RADIUS authentication as an option.

The following HID Identity Assurance products work with VMware View solutions providing versatile, strong authentication that is flexible, scalable, and simple to manage:

  • ActivID 4TRESS™ AAA Server for Remote Access addresses the security risks associated with a mobile workforce remotely accessing systems and data.
  • ActivID 4TRESS™ Authentication Server (AS) offers support for multiple authentication methods that are useful for diverse audiences across a variety of service channels (SAML, Radius, etc.), including user name and password, mobile and PC soft tokens, one-time passwords, and transparent Web soft tokens.

Combining VMware View with HID Identity Assurance solution leveraging:

  • Crescendo Smartcard with PKI
  • Hardware based Tokens
  • Java Applet based token (Web soft token)
  • Software Tokens for Mobile
  • Software based Tokens for PC
  • One-Time Password on demand (SMS, email)


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