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Clone and sync Windows server

Copper Contributor

Hello guys.


I have a local windows server and another one that is on AWS, i would like to synchronize both, is there any tool for that?



4 Replies

What specific data are you syncing?



@Dave Patrick I just want to sync Users and Groups

If it were a full blown active directory domain controller in cloud and there's a VPN to on premise you could simply stand up an on premise domain controller.




Cloning any active Windows environment to another physical or virtual machine opens up the possibility of GUID duplication issues. Just keep that in mind. I don't recall if this is supported, officially, but a new, random GUID for each cloned instance would be needed. It's been a while since I ran into this in customer environments.