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Run 3-D Applications on Hyper-V Remote Clients

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It is fact that physical servers usually don't come with powerful video adapter cards. Consequently, virtualization technologies limit virtual desktops to run only simple 2-D user-interface's applications.

However, by physically installing a video adapter card in the server running Hyper-V 2008 R2 SP1 this issue is solved. A new feature called RemoteFX provides graphical processing unit (GPU) accelerated video within a virtual machine. It delivers a rich user experience for session-based and virtual desktops to a broad range of client devices.

Microsoft® Hyper-V™ Server 2008 R2 SP1
Get the software Microsoft® Hyper-V™ Server 2008 R2 SP1, which is a standalone product for server virtualization.

Configuring Windows 2008 for App-V
Tasks you need to perform in the Windows Server 2008 server on which you install the Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) Management Web Service.

Application Virtualization Deployment Checklists
Checklists that you can use and follow when installing the Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) system.

Remote Desktop Session Host Capacity Planning
Download a white paper created to be your guide for capacity planning of remote desktop session host in Windows Server 2008 R2 with RemoteFX.

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