Step 2 – installing StoreFront (XD2)

The second server that we will install is StoreFront. If you refer back to the network diagram in Chapter 1, Designing a XenDesktop® Site, this is the server labeled as, or XD2.

Installing the components on XD2

We will need a server certificate signed by the domain certificate authority to install StoreFront.

If you don't have a domain certificate authority, see Appendix A, Creating a Domain Certificate Authority, for tips on creating one for your domain.


Make sure that the Internet Information Services (IIS) role is installed on the StoreFront server XD2.

Creating a server certificate and adding a Site binding

The first step for creating the StoreFront server is to create a server certificate ...

Get Getting Started with XenDesktop® 7.x now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.