Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services Resource Kit

Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services Resource Kit
Published:November 26, 2008Language:English
Author:Christa Anderson and Kristin L Griffin with the Microsoft Presentation Hosted Desktop Virtualization TeamTechnology:Windows Server 2008
Length:528 PagesISBN 13:9780735625853

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About The BookYour definitive resource for deployment and operations—straight from the experts.

In-depth and comprehensive, this Resource Kit delivers the information you need to set up, deploy, and manage a Terminal Services farm using Windows Server® 2008. You get authoritative technical insights from Terminal Services experts, including guidance from members of the Microsoft® product team—along with essential scripts and resources on CD.

Get expert advice on how to:
  • Install and configure role services, and learn how they support business cases

  • Apply best practices for securing terminal servers and authorizing executables

  • Use Group Policy to configure a terminal server environment

  • Redirect devices effectively to make a remote experience feel local

  • Install and publish applications with TS RemoteApps programs and TS Web Access

  • Create a secure, fault-tolerant WAN access solution using TS Gateway

  • Manage terminal servers and user sessions with command-line and graphical tools

  • Keep server roles available and restorable through change management, including virtualization approaches



  • CD features:
  • 8 sample VBScript scripts

  • 8 sample Windows PowerShell™ scripts

  • 250+ links to tools and toolkits, documentation, Webcasts, labs, and classes

  • Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions From Desktop to Datacenter eBook

  • Network diagram and sample files

  • Sample chapters from related Microsoft Press® books

  • Fully searchable eBook of this guide

  • About Christa Anderson and Kristin L Griffin with the Microsoft Presentation Hosted Desktop Virtualization TeamChrista Anderson is a program manager on Microsoft’s Presentation Hosted Desktop Virtualization Team and an internationally known expert and speaker on Terminal Services and scripting. Before joining Microsoft, she was a Terminal Services MVP and senior contributing editor and columnist for Windows IT Pro magazine.

    Kristin L. Griffi n is an independent author and consultant who has worked with Terminal Services since Windows® 2000. Griffin has implemented Terminal Services for a diverse set of customers, including legal firms, distributors, and commercial building contractors.

    The Microsoft Presentation Hosted Desktop Virtualization Team designs, builds, and supports Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services.
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