I always thought that the fastest and closest Domain
Controller to a workstation/user requesting authentication
would answer the call. However, I find that my
workstation is only 20 feet from a domain controller but
sometimes, a domain controller 2000 miles away will
Why is this? The DC in my office is much faster and
We do not have that many users and the DC in my office
barely shows activity in the task manager because there's
not much happening.
Why would a DC so far away sometimes (half the time?)
answer a workstations call rather than one so close?
All help is appreciated.