Plan a Basic DirectAccess Deployment


Updated: June 2, 2014

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.

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