Ryan Mangan

Information & Communications Technology

Windows Virtual Desktop application packaging application delivery Azure VMware Windows 10 WVD Microsoft Office 365 EUC MSIX App attach Office 365 AVD Windows 365 windows 11 Windows Autopilot Windows Client WinAutomation Microsoft Azure Secuirty Virtualisation Azure Virtual Desktops Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops MSIX MSI VMware Horizon VMware App Volumes VMware App Vols Network Infrastructure Microsoft (Azure) Network Services Winget Microsoft 365 Microsoft (Azure) Compute Microsoft (Azure) Hybrid & Integration Microsoft (Azure) Virtual Desktop VB.NET C# C++

York, England, United Kingdom

A quick-start guide to Windows Virtual Desktop

Getting ready to start your Windows Virtual Desktop Journey, with this session, I break down the pre-requisites and implementation into simple learning blocks.

In this session you will learn:

• Plan for a successful deployment of Windows Virtual Desktop.
• Learn how to Deploy Windows Virtual Desktop for the first time.
• Learn how to configure FSLogix Profile Containers for your WVD Environment
• How to troubleshoot as well as some tips and best practice.

In this session, I will provide a step by step guide of how to deploy Windows Virtual Desktop. we first start with describing the pre-requisites, and then move into a full demo of deploying Windows Virtual Desktop ready for use. I will then finish off with configuring FSLogix profile containers and discuss troubleshooting as well as best practice for Windows Virtual Desktop.

At the end of this session, attendees will be able to deploy a simple Windows Virtual Desktop and Setup FSLogix Profile containers.


Ryan Mangan

Cloud and EUC Technologist, Author, Technical Blogger

Ryan is a Cloud & End-User Computing technologist.
A speaker, author and presenter, who has helped customers and technical communities with end-user computing solutions, ranging from small to global
30,000-user deployments in various Fields. Ryan is the
owner and author of ryanmangansitblog.com which
currently has over 3 million visitors and over 70+ articles
on Remote Desktop Services and Azure Virtual
Desktop.

Ryans Awards and Contributions:

• Microsoft Most valuable Professional 2021
• Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
• Fellow of the British Computer Society (Chartered Institute of IT)
• VMware vExpert******* eight years running
• VMware vExpert EUC 2021
• VMware vExpert Desktop hypervisor 2021
• Parallels RAS VIPP
• LoginVSI Technology Advocate 2019/2020
• Technical person of the year 2017 KEMP Technologies
• Parallels RAS EMEA Technical Champion 2018
• Microsoft Community Speaker
• Top 50 IT Blogs 2020 – Feedspot
• Top 50 Azure Blogs 2020 – Feedspot
• Author of
- An Introduction to MSIX App Attach
- Azure Virtual Desktop Migration Guides for RDS, Citrix, and VMware
- Azure Virtual Desktop Technical Handbook series
- Quickstart guide to Azure Virtual Desktop
- Mastering Azure Virtual Desktop

Ryan's full speaker profile