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Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

Currently the company has three locations, US, UK and Japan. We need to setup a SharePoint 2010 Server farm. Hope someone can give me some suggestions,

1. Should we install SPS server farm in one location or should we install it cross three locations?
For example, install all WFE servers and all APP servers and clustered databases in US location only. And all users from US, UK, and Japan access this server farm in US. How about the performance of those users outside of US?
2. Should we install SPS server farm across multiple locations? (US, UK, and Japan)
3. How the language pack will be installed?

Thanks in advance, 

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