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Getting Started with Windows VDI by Andrew Fryer

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Chapter 4. Putting the R in Remote Desktop

Many users now spend more and more time doing work away from the office, driven partly by flexible working practices, and because reliable mobile communications are available more widely and at a reduced cost. So, in this chapter, we will look at how to extend VDI outside of the local network so that our remote workers can use a virtual desktop wherever they can get a connection and on whatever device they have. This will include looking at several technologies not specifically related to VDI; we'll need to create trusted certificates to enable secure communications with these remote users. We'll need to look at firewalls and see how to authenticate our users without exposing too much of our Active Directory ...

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