iMac using Bootcamp with OS X and Windows 7 installed. Should each OS have it's own static IP address?

I support a 40 user, mixed OS, small company. I have installed Bootcamp on a new iMac. It is running OSX Yosemite and Windows 7. I will be adding both machines to an AD domain. We assign static IP addresses to our computers because we use term emulation software to access a D3 database. Should each OS have different static IP addresses? They will probably have the same MAC address. They have different computer names. Any thoughts?

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Michael GrayAsked:
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strungCommented:
Since you can't boot both operating systems at the same time there would seem to be no reason they could not share the same IP address.
jhyieslaCommented:
As Strung says they don't have to have separate IPs. I typically do this just to be able to separate them if I need to for any reason.  Also, if you would ever want to run the BC partition as a virtual machine in OS X, you'd have to have separate IPs as they would both be up at the same time.

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