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NEW Remote Desktop Services Component Architecture” poster !!

NEW Remote Desktop Services Component Architecture” poster !!

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This is my latest poster, known as the “Remote Desktop Services Component Architecture” poster. It should help anyone wanting to understand, design and implement RDS/VDI solutions. Thanks to Brian Lich and Thomas Willingham for contributing on this poster J

So what is it all about? This poster provides a visual reference for understanding key Remote Desktop Services technologies in Windows Server 2008 R2. It explains the functions and roles of Remote Desktop Session Host, Remote Desktop Virtualization Host, Remote Desktop Connection Broker, Remote Desktop Web Access, Remote Desktop Gateway, RemoteFX and Remote Desktop Licensing.

You can grab a copy of the poster here:

You can use this poster in conjunction with the previously published Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 component posters (see and and the Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V Component Architecture poster (see

  • Where can we get a physical copy of these posters?  Great posters BTW!!!

  • My God, this thing is awesome. Where do I get some prints?

  • Once again you have pushed the boundaries of Visio to produce a visually stunning bit of work, Thanks Martin cannot believe we get all this for free

  • I agree with Gary above, totally awesome. I saw some at my customer sites recently, they looked amazing. If I'm nice can I get a signed copy?

  • You know, this is the stuff we ITPROs want. Spot on, to the point and a permanent reference and troubleshooting guide.


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