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    Microsoft System Center Configuration Pack for Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 DHCP Server Role

    Language:
    English
    This System Center Configuration Pack provides best practice configuration monitoring management for computers running the DHCP server role in Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.
    • Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      MicrosoftWindowsServer2008R2SP1DHCPServerRoleBPAConfigurationPack.msi

      Date Published:

      12/13/2011

      File Size:

      806 KB

        This System Center Configuration Pack helps monitor configuration compliance for computers running the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server role available in Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. This Configuration Pack provides a baseline for the Desired Configuration Management (DCM) Configuration Pack derived from the Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) for computers running the DHCP server role available in Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.

        Feature Summary:
        This Microsoft System Center Configuration Pack provides an ideal way, under normal circumstances, to configure this server role according to expert software engineers. Best practice violations, even critical ones, are not necessarily problematic. However, they can produce server configurations that result in poor performance, lower reliability, unexpected conflicts, increased security risks, and other potential issues. This System Center Configuration Pack is designed to provide:
        • Effectiveness
        • Trustworthiness
        • Reliability
        Release History:
        • 12/13/2011 - Original English release, version 1.0.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

        • DHCP server role running on a computer with Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 installed
        • System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3

        • Note: This Configuration Pack does not work on a server running Windows Server 2008 R2.
        1. Click the Download button to start downloading the Configuration Pack .msi file.
        2. Double-click the .msi file to launch the installation and then complete the installation wizard pages.
        3. Remember the location of the installation folder (the default folder location is %ProgramFiles(x86)%\Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 DHCP Server Role BPA Configuration Pack)
        4. Read the BPA DCM Configuration Pack User Guide (a Word document in the installation folder) and follow the instructions in this guide to deploy the System Center Best Practices Analyzer Extension on the target computers running the DHCP server role.
        5. Note: To complete this step, use the second .msi file (SystemCenterConfigurationManagerBPAExtension.msi) located in in the same installation folder.
        6. Import the BPA DCM configuration packs (the .cab files in the installation folder) into System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3, and then assign the imported baselines to the target computers performing the DHCP server role.

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