In this article we looked at how quickly trial labs can be setup with the use of AutomatedLab PS modules. In this tutorial we will use the Automated Lab PS modules to set up the CRM Farm topology
The Git repository here has a PS script DynamicsCEFarm.ps1 and a output file ScriptOutputCRMFarm.txt that details the results of script run note that AutomatedLab PS module by default will assign a password and this can the changed. Total elapsed time for initial server configuration was about 30 mintues.
AutomatedLab PS modules can also be used to install SQL Server and other products but for purposes of setting up test lab after initial server configuration I followed through the articles as per below to install and configure other services on Windows 2016 OS
- Active Directory Certificate Services (ADCS)
- Group Policies for certificate-enrollment , dynamics365