Managing Failover Clustering Preparing System Requirements for Failover Cluster

Managing Failover Clustering

Managing Failover Clustering
Preparing System Requirements for Failover Cluster
Exercise 1 – Preparing System Requirements for Failover Cluster

Task 1 – Configure Static IP and preferred DNS on Ethernet 2 network connections
Task 2 – Add PLABSA01 to the PRACTICELABS.COM domain
Task 3 – Install File Server on PLABDM01 and PLABSA01
Task 4 – Install iSCSI Server
Task 5 – Configure iSCSI Server
Task 6 – Connect iSCSI initiators to iSCSI Target Storage

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Join Windows 10 to Domain in VMware Workstation 14


Make sure the NIC adapter setting match those of the Domain Controller. Most importantly the default gateway on the client machine needs to be the DC servers IP address.

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29038834/Cannot-join-Windows-VM-machines-to-domain-running-on-Vmware-Workstation-5-5.html

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Convert a Windows Server 2012 GUI to Server Core and Back to GUI

To set up Remote Desktop Protol use the following command: 

netsh advfirewall firewall add rule name=”RDP-In” 
dir=in action=allow protocol=TCP localport=3389

To convert GUI to Server Core use the following commands: 

Import-Module DISM
and
Disable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online 
-Featurename ServerCore-FullServer

 

To go back to GUI: 

dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:Server-Gui-Mgmt /featurename:Server-Gui-Shell /featurename:ServerCore-FullServer

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