Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Terminal Server Published Apps

Posted on 2014-04-10
6
Medium Priority
?
314 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-13
Hi All,
We are wanting to know if it were possible to have a few terminal servers set up and another terminal server configured as a connection broker to make these all load balanced.
We would then have another terminal server with all the applications we require configured to publish these applications onto the terminal servers that employees would connect too (the load balanced ones).
Is this possible? I know it is daisy chaining the terminal servers but the idea is that not every terminal server will have the same applications installed on them as different employees require different applications.
The RemoteApps will appear on employees desktops that have been given permissions via a security group.
Can someone please confirm if this is possible as well as possibly some instructions on setting this up correctly?
Thanks in advance.
Joe
0
Comment
Question by:joestramandinoli
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:Brad Bouchard
ID: 39995038
Not only is this possible, easy, and fun, here is a great step by step guide.

It's for 2008, but most of the same items still apply.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753891.aspx

I've done a lot of work with the exact setup you are wanting so if you need direction please let me know.
0
 

Author Comment

by:joestramandinoli
ID: 39995221
Hi Brad,

Thank you for the response as well as the link to the step by step guide.

Can you please also confirm that is it possible to have another server external to the load balanced ones publish apps via terminal services to the users logging onto the load balanced servers?

Thanks Brad.

Joe
0
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:Brad Bouchard
ID: 39995244
What do you mean by external?
0
Creating Active Directory Users from a Text File

If your organization has a need to mass-create AD user accounts, watch this video to see how its done without the need for scripting or other unnecessary complexities.

 

Author Comment

by:joestramandinoli
ID: 39995255
Not part of the load balancing servers but still on the LAN
0
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
Brad Bouchard earned 2000 total points
ID: 39995263
As long as it's part of the domain then yes it can publish apps and you can just send them via Remote App, or through the Web App to the TS servers in/on the load balanced side.
0
 

Author Comment

by:joestramandinoli
ID: 39997985
Fantastic - Thanks Brad
0

Featured Post

Visualize your virtual and backup environments

Create well-organized and polished visualizations of your virtual and backup environments when planning VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Veeam deployments. It helps you to gain better visibility and valuable business insights.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Understanding the various editions available is vital when you decide to purchase Windows Server 2012. You need to have a basic understanding of the features and limitations in each edition in order to make a well-informed decision that best suits y…
The article will show you how you can maintain a simple logfile of all Startup and Shutdown events on Windows servers and desktops with PowerShell. The script can be easily adapted into doing more like gracefully silencing/updating your monitoring s…
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how they can get their files copied out from their unbootable system without need to use recovery services. As an example non-bootable Windows 2012R2 installation is used which has boot problems.
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how to restore single file or folder from Bare Metal backup image of their system. Tutorial shows how to restore files and folders from system backup. Often it is not needed to restore entire system when onl…

721 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question