Migrate Stand-Alone Domain Controller, Active Directory and Exchange 2003 Standard Edition SP3 Server to New Server
Posted on 2011-09-28
I will need to migrate our Stand-Alone Windows 2003 Standard Edition Server SP2 onto a new server. The old Server is a single Domain Controller running Active Directory and Exchange 2003 Enterprise Edition. I perform daily system state backups using both Windows backup tool and Backup Exec 2010. I also perform full VSS backup and commands to stop and start exchange services prior to snapshop creation of images.
I will be using Symantec System Recovery 2011 Server Edition with the dissimilar hardware function enabled to perform the migration. I will appreciate it if anyone can give me any information I should be aware of before I perform the migration.
Any advice you can provide will be greatly appreciated.