AD Implementation Summary and Schedule

Jan 23, 2012  - Start Date:   Begin Phase I  (COMPLETE)
Windows 2008 Server Infrastructure Deployment 
   -Standup the Domain Controllers with AD and DNS, including the off-site DC.
   -Verify LDAP Connectivity, AD and DNS Replication.
Feb 3, 2012  - end of Phase I
 
Feb 6, 2012 – Begin Phase II (COMPLETE)
Colleague and AD Integration 
   -Populate AD from Colleague. 
   -Verify user and group creation and configurations.
   -Redirect WebAdvisor and Blackboard to AD
Feb 17, 2012 – end of Phase II (DataNetworks end Date, CFCC will continue to integrate approximately 19 applications to AD)
 
Feb 20, 2012 – Begin Phase III  (COMPLETE)
File server installation
   -Create two File Servers per campus, one for Student and one for Employees.
   -Install DHCP campus wide
   -Create, import and test Group policies for workstations and users
March 2, 2012 – end Phase III
 
March 12, 2012 – Begin Phase IV (Spring Break)  (COMPLETE)
 Burgaw Implementation
   -Deploy all aspects of AD to Burgaw Campus 
March 23, 2012 – end Phase IV
 
May 7, 2012 – Begin Phase 4.5  (COMPLETE)
   -Implement File System Factory Server and Software for configuring and maintaining home directories within Microsoft Active Directory Environment.
 
May14, 2012 – Begin Phase VI (after Spring Classes end)
Employee Pilot Migration
   -Migrate User Data and Shares to AD as we join departmental groups of Workstations to AD.
 
June 5, 2012 – Begin Phase V (moved to end – main focus this summer is Admin Side)
North Campus and Main Campus Student Lab AD migration
-Configure Printing and join 1 Windows 7 Lab per campus. 
June 15, 2012 – DataNetworks end date, CFCC will spend all summer joining remaining employees to AD