RODC Placement Considerations for Windows Server 2003 Domains
Updated: May 1, 2009
Applies To: Windows Server 2008
An RODC must replicate domain data from a domain controller running Windows Server 2008. Therefore, replication is among the most important considerations for determining where to place RODCs. This section provides guidance for placing RODCs in sites where they can maintain necessary replication connections.
It then discusses other points to keep in mind regarding RODC placement, in addition to considerations pertaining to the client operating system.