Planning for RD Session Host Sizing and Optimization

An RD Session Host server can be sized to deliver high-performance Remote Desktop sessions by estimating the amount of resources each user will require and the number of users who will utilize RDS. Performing frequent performance testing on the RD Session Host server helps generate accurate information about Remote Desktop session usage. You should perform performance testing during both peak and nonpeak times to ensure proper data collection. Increase memory and processors or introduce additional RD Session Host servers as necessary. Understanding the users’ resource needs and the number of users will help you decide how to specify the server hardware requirements and determine how many RD ...

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