Configuring features on demand ( Alternate Source Location) on windows servers

I have a task to configure an Alternate source location for all the  server OS in my organization, that include server 2003, Server 2008 and Server 2012.  I rested using a GPO and file share for server 2012 and that was successfully.
How do I configure  the same process( An Alternate source location)  to support multiple server OS ?
Amos JamesAsked:
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yo_beeDirector of Information TechnologyCommented:
This question does not seem to be clearly outlined.  I am not sure what you are exactly asking here.  

Are you looking for a DR continuity setup (having a mirror of your production systems at another co-location)?
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
you can't as earlier operating systems don't use dism to allow for an alternate source location
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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
For Windows 2012/Windows 8 and above
gpo-specify-source-path-1-.jpg
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Amos JamesAuthor Commented:
All, thanks for  your suggestions, I successfully tested Shaun's  recommendation and it worked for Server 2012.
My Problem is I implemented WSUS on Server 2012  in my organization, now Servers are no longer able to reach Microsoft directly for files no on their local drives.  What configuration do you recommend to allow  2003, and 2008 servers to get access to source files not on their local drives.

Thanks,
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PberSolutions ArchitectCommented:
No comment has been added to this question in more than 21 days, so it is now classified as abandoned.

I have recommended this question be closed as follows:

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