Remote server setup

Hi Experts,

We are running our DC with Windows Server 2008 R2 and all our users are on roaming profiles. All our users connect through VPN to their office desktops when they are out of office. I want to setup a remote server, so that when a user connects through VPN, instead of going to their main desktop, they stay on the server and have access to their profiles. So even if their desktop is powered off, then can still access their files and applications. How can i make this happen? Please suggest.
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You will need multiple remote desktop licenses for your Windows Server cluster.

It's possible to have those sessions on the DC, but you can also have other servers handling remote desktop instances, but you need licenses to set that up.

You may want to consider Citrix and they have an out of the box solution for just what you're looking for that attempts to maximize efficiency and resource utilization allowing possibly more users per server. It's been a while since I've used Citrix so not sure what their current pitch is, but I know it will work for you.

However like I said, standard remote desktop licenses should work very easily, too. It's just like they're logging in to any other machine on the domain, so their roaming profiles will work just fine.

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Sekar ChinnakannuStaff EngineerCommented:
If you want to configure more than two concurrent users then you need to purchase "Remote Desktop Services client access licenses". If you are looking fir the the steps then 

To purchase license
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