This blog describes the full (enterprise) installation of AppSense DesktopNow, formerly known as the AppSense Management Suite (AMS). DesktopNow introducing some new features and has an updated look. One of the greatest new feature is that DesktopNow will use software patching in the form of Service Packs (SP) and Hotfixes. In this step-by-step guide I will install DesktopNow on a Windows Server 2008 R2 server. For the SQL databases I have a separate SQL Server.