Now it's down to the real deal—the bits and bytes. In this chapter, we will go through different roles and services and how they can be deployed as highly available for the clients. We will also walk through some examples of how a simple site design might look like for different scenarios. So, the topics we will go through in this chapter are:
How to set up high-availability roles and features within Configuration Manager
Different ways to perform content distribution
Client communication and behavior
Example site designs
It is important to note that when installing a site system role on another server Configuration Manager, the installation files are installed on the first available NTFS disk with maximum available disk space. If you wish to exclude a disk, create an empty file called
no_sms_on_drive.sms on the...