Microsoft Remote Desktop Services Review

Easy to configure and provides full accessibility to my servers

What is our primary use case?

This is our primary tool for monitoring our services.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is that it gives me full accessibility to my servers.

It is easy to configure.

What needs improvement?

Security in the connection between us and our clients' servers is something that can be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Remote Desktop Services for about ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This solution is extremely stable and we use it on a daily basis.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

In my office, we have about ten people who are using Microsoft RDS.

How are customer service and technical support?

We have not contacted Microsoft support for help with this product.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is quite easy. 

What other advice do I have?

We use a VPN between sites to provide our own security.

Overall, it is an excellent tool that works great and I would recommend it. The most important thing is to update and improve the security protocols.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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