DHCP Policy Based Assignment (PBA) Scenario Guide
Published: September 4, 2013
Updated: September 4, 2013
Applies To: Windows Server 2012
This guide is intended for use by a network or systems administrator. The guide provides information about a new functionality in Windows Server® 2012 called policy based assignment (PBA) for the DHCP Server role. This guide discusses some key scenarios that are enabled by DHCP PBA.
The following topics are available in this guide:
Introduction to DHCP Policies discusses benefits and provides an overview of DHCP PBA.
Scenarios discussed in this guide:
Scenario: Manage the network configuration of virtual machines
Scenario: Secure a subnet to a specific set of clients
Scenario: Customize lease duration based on device type
For each scenario you will find a problem description with an example of conditions and settings that can be used to enable a solution. This guide is also updated periodically to incorporate new scenarios, information, and corrections.