Chapter 5. Analyzing the Physical Environment
This chapter begins the coverage of the following Microsoft-specified objective for the Designing a Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services Infrastructure exam:
Evaluate the company's existing and planned technical environment.
Analyze company size and user and resource distribution.
Assess the available connectivity between the geographic location of work sites and remote sites.
Assess the net available bandwidth.
When it comes to designing Active Directory, the size of the company makes a big difference. Additionally, the available bandwidth between a company's physical locations will govern the way you design the Active Directory physical structures, such as sites and subnets. It is very ...