This network diagram shows server placement and firewall configuration for the following operational scenario for Internet-based client management in Configuration Manager 2007:

To avoid in-bound connections from the Internet-based software update point to the active software update point, use the export and import method of synchronizing the software updates as described in the following topic: How to Synchronize Updates Using Export and Import.

For information about the port requirements, see Determine the Ports Required for Internet-Based Client Management.

Internet-based diagram: Scenario 3a
For additional information relating to the installation requirements for the site systems, see the section “Installation Requirements for Internet-Based Site Systems” in Ports Used by Configuration Manager.

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