(RDS) Tip of the Day: Detailed troubleshooting steps for remote desktop connection issues to Windows VMs in Azure

Today’s Tip… You may encounter a Remote Desktop error message that does not resemble any of the specific error messages covered in the basic Remote Desktop troubleshooting guide. Follow these steps to determine why the Remote Desktop (RDP) client is unable to connect to the RDP service on the Azure VM. Components of a Remote…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: Upcoming Architecture Investments for RDS Hosting

Today’s Tip… See our upcoming investments focused on making your hosted RDS environments more secure, scalable and efficient; discover the future architecture improvements that help you create compelling services for your customers, while taking your business to a higher level of efficiency and growth. These improvements will extend the current Windows Server 2016 RDS to…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: Protect your RDS Deployment! Configure disaster recovery for Remote Desktop Services

Today’s tip… When you deploy Remote Desktop Services into your environment, it becomes a critical part of your infrastructure, particularly the apps and resources that you share with users. If the RDS deployment goes down due to anything from a network failure to a natural disaster, users can’t access those apps and resources, and your…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: Which graphics virtualization technology is right for you?

Today’s tip… You have a range of options when it comes to enabling graphics rendering in Remote Desktop Services. In Windows Server 2016, you have two graphics virtualization technologies available with Hyper-V that let you leverage the GPU hardware: Discrete Device Assignment (DDA) – For the highest performance using one or more GPUs dedicated to…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: RDS 2016 slide decks, datasheets, technical guidance docs, and more!

Today’s tip… Microsoft Remote Desktop Services with Windows Server 2016 Download: http://download.microsoft.com/download/B/6/E/B6E691AC-DEBF-4DD1-B760-C631B67BE0AE/Microsoft_Remote_Desktop_Services_with_Windows_Server_2016_datasheet_EN_US.pdf Welcome to Remote Desktop Services Download: https://opbuildstorageprod.blob.core.windows.net/output-pdf-files/en-us/WS.WindowsServerDocs/live/remote.pdf RDS 2016 Architecture Poster Download: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/remote/remote-desktop-services/media/rds-poster-download.png Remote Desktop Services Management Pack Guide for Windows Download: https://download.microsoft.com/download/6/B/C/6BCEC205-3CE4-46FC-ADF7-AA92B4A05AF7/Windows%20Server%202016%20Management%20Pack%20Guide%20for%20Remote%20Desktop%20Services.docx RDS 2016 on Azure IaaS Technical Guidance Deck Download: https://download.microsoft.com/download/A/1/9/A19B20AC-A104-42FA-99A7-286243CEFA44/RDS%202016%20On%20Azure%20IaaS%20Technical%20Guidance%20Deck.PPTX RDS 2016 on Azure IaaS Technical Guidance Document Download: https://download.microsoft.com/download/4/1/3/413D40B8-2711-49F6-B83E-DE1DB1923BED/RDS%202016%20On%20Azure%20IaaS%20Technical%20Guidance%20Document.docx…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: Supported configurations for Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2016

Today’s tip… RDS 2016 best practices and supported configurations can be found here: Supported configurations for Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2016 In this article: Best practices RD Connection Brokers Support for GPU Acceleration with Hyper-V VDI deployment – supported guest OSs Single Sign-On (SSO) References: Supported configurations for Remote Desktop Services in Windows…

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Tip of the Day: Reduce running costs for your RDS Deployment in Azure using Auto-Scaling

Today’s Tip… The most significant cost is the RDSH server VMs, so a great way to reduce cost is to shut down and de-allocate your RDSH VMs during off hours and then start them back up again as usage increases.  The Remote Desktop Session Host (RDSH) auto-scaling sample script uses Azure Resource Management (ARM) PowerShell….

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: Announcing: Remote Desktop Services solutions templates on Azure Marketplace

Today’s Tip… At Ignite 2016, we highlighted all the improvements we have made in our core Remote Desktop Services (RDS) platform in Windows Server 2016 to leverage the power of Azure. Since then, we have been working to continue providing tools for you to jumpstart your RDS deployment. We are happy to announce that you’ll…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: New RDS Capabilities in Windows Server 2016 for Service Providers

Today’s Tip… Remote Desktop Services (RDS) were significantly improved with a release of Windows Server 2016. Service Providers now can build more functional and reliable Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) solutions for their customers, including VDI scenarios with GPU acceleration. Here is the list of RDS 2016 new features and improvements, that can be interesting for service providers:…

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