Checklist: Implementing a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Design

Published: May 26, 2010

Updated: February 16, 2011

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This parent checklist includes cross-reference links to important concepts about the Remote Desktop Services design. It also contains links to subordinate checklists that will help you complete the tasks that are required to implement this design.


Complete the tasks in this checklist in order. When a reference link takes you to a procedure, return to this topic after you complete the steps in that procedure so that you can proceed with the remaining tasks in this checklist.

To implement Microsoft® RemoteFX™, use the checklists for deploying a personal virtual desktop or virtual desktop pool and perform the tasks for RemoteFX.

Checklist: Implementing a virtual desktop infrastructure design

Task Reference

Deploy a personal virtual desktop.

Checklist: Deploying a Personal Virtual Desktop

Deploy a virtual desktop pool.

Checklist: Deploying a Virtual Desktop Pool