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Windows NT to 2000 Domain Preparation. A Guide to Migrating a Windows NT Domain to a Windows 2000 Domain at Illinois State University. Topics at a Glance. Workstation preparation NT domain maintenance Evaluate PDC/BDC needs Ideal server configuration for Win2k Member servers

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windows nt to 2000 domain preparation

Windows NT to 2000 Domain Preparation

A Guide to Migrating a Windows NT Domain to a Windows 2000 Domain at Illinois State University

topics at a glance
Topics at a Glance
  • Workstation preparation
  • NT domain maintenance
  • Evaluate PDC/BDC needs
  • Ideal server configuration for Win2k Member servers
  • Transition services to Win2k Member servers
  • Ideal Win2k migration setup
  • Contact information

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workstation preparation
Workstation Preparation

Assess your available hardware

Windows 2000 Professional

Recommended

Pentium 300 or P-II/233

128MB RAM4GB HD

1GB Free disk space

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workstation preparation cont
Workstation Preparation Cont.
  • Strongly encourage Win95 to be gone
  • AD connector for 9x and NT clients
  • Encourage NT Workstations to be upgraded to Win2k Professional
  • http://www.ilstu.edu/win2000/ Windows 2000 Installation Guidelines

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nt domain maintenance
NT Domain Maintenance
  • Machine naming conventions
  • Account and group names
  • Management by groups, not by users
  • Naming of attached devices such as printers

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evaluate pdc bdc needs
Evaluate PDC/BDC Needs
  • Server/Service consolidation as appropriate
  • Upgrades of services
  • Empty PDC for migration

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ideal server configuration for win2k member servers
Ideal Server Configuration for Win2k Member Servers
  • 4gb system partition
  • NT backup or/and mirrored partition
  • NTFS system partition: includes security, quotas, and encrypted file system
  • 256mb minimum RAM
  • Wipe and reload vs. upgrade

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transition services to win2k member servers
Transition Services to Win2k Member Servers
  • Steps should be sequential
  • Convert one service/server at a time
  • Services that can be migrated: IIS, Exchange, SQL, SMS

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ideal win2k migration setup
Ideal Win2k Migration Setup
  • 2 NT domain servers in place (substitute PDC/BDC)
  • All services running on Win2k Member servers
  • ISU standard naming conventions followed
  • Hardware compliant
  • All workstations running Win2k professional

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ideal win2k migration setup cont
Ideal Win2k Migration Setup Cont.
  • All resources managed by groups
  • Security aware: all upgrades and patches in place, access control lists (no everyone group) (full control vs. modified), consider private addressing

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contact information
Contact Information

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