Alright, it's been a long time coming. Here is part 3 in this series of blog posts.
Note: From now on, logon as the Domain Administrator on all servers.
Configure the SQL Server (SQL1)
- If you haven't already done so, join the SQL1 VM to the domain and restart it.
- Attach the SQL Server 2008 R2 DVD ISO and start setup.exe
- The install process of SQL Server is basically the defaults, making sure you pick at least the following components:
After SQL Server is installed, enable remote access, here is the easy way:
Install SCVMM 2012 (SCVMM1)
- Install the WAIK
2. Install SCVMM
The next few steps are default settings, don’t install the self-service portal.
Add the Hyper-V Server to SCVMM (SCVMM1)
Login to the SCVMM Console
Create a share for XenDesktop
Create a Share on the Hyper-V Server (HV1). The share I created was called VMs. It will be used later in the procedure by XenDesktop when provisioning VMs.