Solved

remote office network

Posted on 2014-07-17
3
211 Views
Last Modified: 2014-07-17
in a windows active directory in which you have server 2008 windows servers. if you have a remote office with a slow connection from the remote office to the main office. Isn't there a setup were you have a remote server ( I think it might be called a remote cache server ) so that the remote pc's are using the cache server and very little data has to be passed back a forth between the remote location and the main office. Which will appear to the remote users as if things run faster?
If there is something like that, Is there some good documentation describing this setup? If there is something like this, I want to suggest it to my boss and want to be able to describe it so that he has an idea what is needed to set it up.
0
Comment
Question by:JeffBeall
3 Comments
 
LVL 1

Assisted Solution

by:T.J. Couey
T.J. Couey earned 250 total points
ID: 40203619
Can you provide a little more information on what you are trying to do? Are you talking about simple file services, Active Directory, etc...? What part of the end user experience are you trying to enhance? The more specific you can be the better an answer you will get in return :).
0
 
LVL 95

Accepted Solution

by:
Lee W, MVP earned 250 total points
ID: 40203623
You might be thinking of branch cache.  And another option would be a server at the remote location with DFSR and you could use DFS to have a replica of data in both locations.

See:
BranchCache
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/network/dd425028.aspx

DFSR Overview
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb540025(v=vs.85).aspx
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:JeffBeall
ID: 40203664
Sorry T.J Couey, I was vague. I only had an idea of what I was looking for from something I read a while ago.
Lee W, MVP nailed it though. Branch cache sounds exactly like what I was thinking about.
Thank you for the help.
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

OfficeMate Freezes on login or does not load after login credentials are input.
This article outlines the process to identify and resolve account lockout in an Active Directory environment.
This tutorial will give a an overview on how to deploy remote agents in Backup Exec 2012 to new servers. Click on the Backup Exec button in the upper left corner. From here, are global settings for the application such as connecting to a remote Back…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to join and promote the first Windows Server 2012 domain controller into an Active Directory environment running on Windows Server 2008. Determine the location of the FSMO roles by lo…

830 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question