Remote Site and Active Directory
Posted on 2004-09-29
I currently have the following setup: 1 Windows NT PDC, 1 Active Directory Domain Controller with OU's, 1 Citirx Metaframe Sever, 1 Exchange Server 2000 and 1 ISA Server 2000 at my main office which is running in a mix mode environment within a LAN/WAN network connected by fractional T1 with 512K of bandwidth. All my remote sites are still running NT BDC's.
We are planning to eliminate the BDCs at the remote sites and install new servers with Windows 2000 Server on them. But I am not to sure if I need to setup as these remote sites servers as Member Server, additional Domain Controllers or do I simply use the feature "Active Directory Sites and Domains" and delegate control to the remotes sites via the OU's?
I guess what I am trying to find out is the following: In Windows 2000 what replaced the PDC/BDC replication?
Luis M. Rodriguez, MCP.