Plan a Remote Access Cluster Deployment


Applies To: Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

Windows ServerĀ® 2012 combines DirectAccess and Routing and Remote Access Service (RRAS) VPN into a single Remote Access role. This overview provides an introduction to the planning steps required in order to deploy a cluster of Windows Server 2012 Remote Access servers.

After you have completed these planning steps, see Configure a Remote Access Cluster. For instructions on configuring a cluster deployment as a proof of concept in a lab environment, see Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate DirectAccess in a Cluster with Windows NLB.