Plan a Basic DirectAccess Deployment


Applies To: Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

This topic describes the planning steps required in order to deploy a single DirectAccess server with basic features:

  1. Step 1: Plan the DirectAccess Infrastructure2—Plan network and server topology, firewall settings, certificate requirements, DNS and Active Directory.

  2. Step 2: Plan the DirectAccess Deployment3—Plan client and server deployment.

Next steps

After you have completed these planning steps, you can begin the server deployment. For instructions, see Install and Configure Basic DirectAccess.