The following are the steps that are needed in order to configure the AD RMS role:
- Launch Server Manager and go to the notifications icon by navigating to Configuration required for Active Directory Rights Management Services | Perform additional configuration; this will open the AD RMS configuration wizard. Click on Next to start the configuration:
- On the next screen, there is the option to create a new AD RMS root cluster, or to join it to the existing AD RMS cluster. Since it is a new cluster, select the Create a new AD RMS root cluster option and click on Next.
- The next screen defines the AD RMS database ...