Multihomed domain controller

Posted on 2007-08-01
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Configure a Multihomed Windows 2003 Domain Controller
Question by:David_Snyder
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    Multihomed DCs tend to cause all sorts of issues, the best advice I can give is avoid them. Re-think the infrastructure so you don't need them.

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    if you're after throughput, team the adapters using manufacturer software (eg Intel or Broadcom) so that windows sees the adapters as one

    just be aware there may be some switch configuration required in certain teaming modes

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