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Authenticate against different dc across site to site vpns

Posted on 2011-03-15
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We have multiple sites scattered around the world and each with their own dc which is a nightmare.I'd like to know if it is possible assuming the site to site vpn is up that I can remove a dc from e.g. Cardiff and have the users in Cardiff authenticate against a server in Manchester. I'm pretty sure I saw a command on how to do this a while ago but I haven't been able to track it down since. Any help would be appreciated
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You should be able associate the subnet (that Cardiff users are on) to the Machester Site in AD Sites and Services ?
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Mike Kline earned 250 total points
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Rick is right, you could even remove the Cardiff Site all together if you move that DC and associated subnet.

What do you mean when you say that having a DC in each site has been a nightmare...that is a typical design.

Thanks

Mike
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