Server 2003 and SBS 2003 on the same network?
Posted on 2006-07-01
I have recently added SBS 2003 to a server 2003 enviourment, my problems are common and I would like to demote
server 2003 to just a file share, All workstations will be joined to SBS, however all of there CADD files sit on the old server 2003 platform, therefor I would like to keep it on the network for file storage. At the moment I do have SBS online with the Server 2003 still controlling the domain, needless to say there not playing nice together but I keep running into latency issues in resolving dns to exchange and profiles load slow. All computers still belong to the old domain, I'm only using SBS for VPN and Mail. The current setup is minimal, so migration is a breeze, however moving the CADD files off the old server is not an option. Demotion of server 2003 seems to make sense?