Topic Last Modified: 2012-10-07
This topic describes how to deploy a Survivable Branch Appliance using the Lync Server Management Shell. Perform this procedure at the central site.
To deploy a Survivable Branch Appliance remotely
Follow the procedure in Add Branch Sites to Your Topology to add a new branch site.
Join the branch site to the domain.
Add the RTCUniversalSBATechnicians group to the local Administrators group.
Restart the server, and log on to it as a member of the RTCUniversalSBATechnicians group.
In the Lync Server Management Shell, type the following commands, replacing the placeholders with the correct information for your organization:
Export-CsConfiguration -FileName C:\CSConfig.zip Import-CsConfiguration -LocalStore -FileName C:\CSConfig.zip -Verbose Enable-CSReplica -Verbose Enable-CsComputer -Verbose Request-CsCertificate -New -Type default -CA <YourCA> -Verbose Set-CsCertificate -Type Default -Thumbprint <YourCertThumbprint> Start-cswindowsservice -verbose