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Configuring RIS Server - Exercise

Problem Solver: Configuring RIS

Objective: Configure a RIS server.

Scoring

You will receive 10 points for this exercise. To receive full credit, answer the following questions about configuring RIS; when you have completed your solution, click the Submit button to receive full credit.

The scenario

You have been asked to set up a remote installation routine for your company. Your boss wants you to come up with a quick and seamless approach to installing Windows Server. The members servers and domain controllers for the company are Windows 2000 Advanced Server computers.

Your task

You ask the senior network administrator at the company what might be the best way to approach the installation of these 400 computers. He tells you that you should use the Remote Installation Services program in Windows 2000 to automate the installation task. Since he's your senior administrator, you decide he must know what he's talking about. When you start to setup the Remote Installation Server, you notice there's a problem with your senior administrator's plan.
What is the problem with your senior network administrator's approach, and how would you fix it?

Submitting your solution

Enter your solution in the text box below and click the Submit button to submit it to a tutor for feedback.