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Topic Last Modified: 2010-07-18

Following are some planning guidelines for Mediation Server deployment. After reviewing these guidelines, it is recommended that you use the Communications Server Planning Tool to create and view possible alternative topologies, which can serve as models for what the final tailored topology you decide to deploy could look like. For details about how to access and use the Planning Tool, see Using the Planning Tool to Design the Topology (Optional).