Checklist: Planning Your Installation
This is a high-level glimpse of the installation process. Installation of Windows Server AppFabric and all prerequisite software on a single computer usually takes one-half hour to one hour. Note that each step contains many variables relevant to your enterprise. All of these issues will be addressed in later sections of this guide.
Install Software Prerequisites
Install Critical Windows Updates
Install the .NET Framework
Install Windows PowerShell 2.0 (for Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista only)
Install and Configure AppFabric