Virtual domain controllers


  • What is the "official" guidance on the matter of whether you should keep some of your domain controllers physical instead of virtualizing all of them please?
    Tuesday, February 14, 2017 3:56 PM

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  • There no real reason for that but if they're virtual then better to have them spread across different hosts for high availability / disaster mitigation.




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    Microsoft MVP [Windows Server] Datacenter Management

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    Tuesday, February 14, 2017 4:01 PM
  • Hi

     As dave point out this is a recommendation not a requirment,also you can check this article for "Can I Virtualize ALL My DC’s In the Domain?"

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    Tuesday, February 14, 2017 4:17 PM
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