Suppose you are a Systems Administrator, and you have been tasked with
implementing RADIUS to support authentication, authorization, and accounting in
your organizations Windows network environment.
Write a two to three (2-3) page paper in which you:
Examine the most significant benefits of RADIUS in organizations and provide
management with at least three (3) problems / concerns that it helps to solve /
relieve in the organization’s computing environment. Provide support for your
Suggest the top-three (3) characteristics of Network Policy Server (NPS) in
Windows Server 2012 that you believe make it a suitable option for implementing
RADIUS in the organization’s environment. Provide support for your
Decide whether you would consider utilizing RADIUS templates. Justify your
decision based on what you believe to be the most significant benefits offered
to or restrictions created for systems administrators.
Propose whether you would consider, with no other variables or restrictions,
utilizing password- or certificate-based methods for authentication.
Substantiate your selection with appropriate reasoning.
Use at least three (3) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia
and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch
margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or
school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s
name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and
the reference page are not included in the required assignment page
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment
Compare and contrast among different types of high-availability
Design and plan the implementation and configuration of VPN and
Demonstrate the ability to develop server and network security
configurations to include policies and patch management solutions for a large
Demonstrate the ability to develop strategies that manage and configure
policies on servers in networked environments.
Develop a migration plan to address and solve a proposed business
Use technology and information resources to research issues in the
administration of server environments.
Write clearly and concisely about advanced network server implementation
topics using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.