WDS Image Server

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

The Windows Deployment Services image server stores and maintains the installation and boot images. The image server is the module used by the Windows Deployment Services client when it is communicating with the server. The server registers a remote procedure call (RPC) endpoint for communication between the client and the server.


The following is a list of all aspects that are part of this managed entity:

Name Description

Image Server Configuration

For the boot and install images to be available, the Windows Deployment Services image server must be configured and initialized correctly. The image server stores configuration information in the registry and in Active Directory Domain Services.

Windows Deployment Services