How does Domain Migration Administrator contact the remote machine to dispatch the agent during a computer migration?
Domain Migration Administrator 7.x
Domain Migration Administrator (DMA) contacts the remote computer using a series of Microsoft API calls. Since these are Microsoft API calls, the methods that they use to contact the remote system are controlled within the operating system. One of the calls, 'NetShareGetInfo', uses DNS or NetBIOS to retrieve information about a particular shared resource on a server.
Based on the requirements of these API's, we have made a list of the services required for the agent to be able to contact the computer. Please refer to the following knowledge base article for additional information: