DHCP Split-Scope in Win2003

Posted on 2009-04-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Assuming both DHCP servers are available, what would happen if one Win2003 DHCP server ran out of addresses.  Would the requesting client(s) receive an IP from the alternate automatically???
Question by:fcoa
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    Accepted Solution

    Yes it would. I run DHCP in my environment in this way, it provides redundancy. Read more here:


    Author Closing Comment

    Thanks!  I had actually already looked at this technet article (and several others) but have yet to see an answer to my actual concern about exhausting all available addresses.

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