Computers are assigned as clients to Configuration Manager 2007 sites according to the boundaries configured in the Configuration Manager console. Boundaries can be defined by IP subnets, Active Directory site names, IPv6 Prefix, or IP ranges.

Use the following guidelines to assist in planning tasks.

Boundary Type Example data needed, where applicable, and by location Collected Data

IP subnet

What subnets will you assign as site boundaries for this site?


Active Directory site name

What Active Directory sites will you use as site boundaries for this site?


IPv6 prefix

What IPv6 prefixes will you use as boundaries for this site?


IP range

What IP ranges will you use for this site?


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