Published: August 10, 2012
Updated: August 10, 2012
Applies To: Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server® 2012 combines DirectAccess and Routing and Remote Access Service (RRAS) VPN into a single Remote Access role. This overview provides an introduction to the configuration steps required in order to deploy a single Windows Server 2012 Remote Access server with basic settings.
Step 1: Configure the DirectAccess Infrastructure. This step includes configuring network and server settings, DNS settings and Active Directory settings.
Step 2: Configure the DirectAccess Server. This step includes configuring DirectAccess client computers, server settings.
Step 3: Verify the Deployment. This step includes steps for verifying the deployment.
Before starting the deployment, verify the planning steps described in Plan to Enable DirectAccess.