Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Site Deployment
Q: A company's IT team needs to deploy multiple AD DS sites to support remote users and logon performance.
Which of the following is required information when deploying a new AD DS site? (Choose all that apply.)
- Site link
- Domain name
- Site name
Answers are A, B, and D. When creating a new AD DS site, a site name, associated subnets, and site link are required information.
Quick Tip: A site link bridge connects two or more site links and enables transitivity between site links.
Reference: Designing the Site Topology for Windows Server 2008 AD DS
Bonus Question: Which Microsoft technology can be used to create self-service portals for provisioning of virtual machines? (The answer, of course, will be revealed next time!)
Answer to bonus question from last week: Domain controller cloning is a technology supported with Windows Server 2012 R2 that allows for rapid domain controller provisioning
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