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Microsoft® Lync Server 2010 Unleashed by Tom Pacyk, Andrew Abbate, Alex Lewis

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Lync Server Topology Builder

After preparing Active Directory, the next step is to install the Lync Server Topology Builder. This tool is new and powerful. With a single tool it enables an administrator to design and validate a Lync Server topology, and then publish it to Active Directory. This process greatly simplifies deployments compared to previous versions of Communications Server.

Installation of the Topology Builder comes with some prerequisites and requirements. First, the administrator must be a member of the Domain Admins account in Active Directory. The right to install the Topology Builder can be delegated, but only by a user who is a member of both the Domain Admins and RTCUniversalServerAdmin groups. The other requirements and ...

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