Migrating data from one server to another
Posted on 2014-09-10
Here is the situation:
Client has two Windows Server 2003 boxes that are used as NAS using DFS
Client has tasked me with migrating all SRV2K3 boxes to SRV2K8R2
I was going to copy the DFS drive data to a dummy large storage unit (which uses FreeNAS), wipe the phyiscal server, install Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition and configure the File Services Role. I can then setup the DFS roots etc and copy the data back over.
What I want to be sure of is the security that is in place now is intact.
Whats the best way to go about making sure the security stays in place?