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Active Directory Sites - When to use?

Posted on 2006-06-25
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Is it beneficial to create an Active Directory site even if the site doesn't have a DC?  Are sites used for more than just replication?
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sites basically segment a network and localise traffic, so if you dont have a DC in the site then no, i don't see the benefit of it
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So another words, if I do have remote locations with only 10 people or so, and there is no DC at those locations, I should add those subnets into my main site, just so they're associated, but not create separate sites for each remote location unless there's a DC there?
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yep, thats correct :)
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Thanks!
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