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Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 Cookbook by Gaspare A. Silvestri

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Installing and configuring Provisioning Services

At this point, we've configured all the principal components to implement the MCS architecture. As described in the chapter's introduction, we've got the ability to implement two different kinds of infrastructures; the second of these is the Provisioning Services infrastructure. In this recipe, we're going to implement the last missing component, PVS.

Getting ready

To implement Provisioning Services we need, together with Citrix software setup, to have the availability of a DHCP server and a TFTP server, to be able to perform network boot operations, in order to be able to deliver desktops via the network.

Tip

To avoid unexpected problems such as undelivered IP address from the DHCP server to the clients, ...

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