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some questions about DPM 2012 SP1 RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi

    1. why is it  necessary to establish two way trust between DPM Domain and another domain? as for the security consideration we establish one-way trust
    2. why both domains must be in Windows Server 2008 forest mode ?  as our domain in Windows Server 2008 forest mode  and DPM Domain in Windows Server 2003 forest mode?

    thanks


    Ramy Shaker


    Thursday, February 21, 2013 1:52 PM

Answers

  • Hi,

    DPM 2012 network requirements are documented here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh758176.aspx

    Some workloads require DPM to have read / write access to Active Directory which would require a 2-way trust.  Other workloads can be protected using Certificate or Lanman authentication when no 2-way trust can be established.   The PS and DPM server do not need to be at the same forest level, just any ones of the three.  


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    Thursday, February 21, 2013 6:38 PM
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