Chapter 1. Preparing for Windows Server 2012 R2
Successful execution of any task always begins with planning. If your job involves the migration of your organization’s IT infrastructure to Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, you need to prepare both your environment and yourself for this task.
This chapter describes common deployment scenarios and outlines the steps involved in a typical server deployment or migration process. The chapter also examines some approaches and tools you can use for assessing the readiness of your environment for migrating to Windows Server 2012 R2.
Lessons in this chapter: