You work as a Server Administrator for company Inc. The company has a Windows-based network
environment with client computers running Windows 10 and a Windows Server 2016 server.
The company uses an order-processing application that accesses customer records stored in a database.
The application accesses customer information through a set of WCF Web services.
Which of the following server roles will you configure on the server used in your organization?
A. Windows Server Virtualization
B. Network Policy and Access Services
C. Application Server
D. DHCP Server
You should configure the Windows Server 2016 computer as an application server. Application Server is an
expanded server role of Windows Server 2016 that simplifies the process of deploying applications that
respond to requests sent over the network from remote applications. Windows Server 2016 provides
support for applications by enhancing application availability and accessibility through the Application Server
role. The Application Server role provides environment for deploying and running line-of-business (LOB)
applications that are built with the Microsoft .NET Framework version 3.0.
The features provided by Application Server role are provided in the table below:
During the server role installation, administrators select services that support applications that are designed
to use COM+, Message Queuing, Web services, and distributed transactions. Microsoft recommends
installing the Application Server role when a custom business application is deployed on the network and
the developer has indicated that specific role services are required.
A: The Windows Server Virtualization role offers services for creating and managing virtual machines and
B: Network Policy and Access Services (NPAS) is a server role in W indows Server 2008.
The role is a logical grouping of the following related network access technologies:
Network Policy Server (NPS)
Routing and Remote Access
Health Registration Authority (HRA)
Host Credential Authorization Protocol (HCAP)
These technologies are the role services of the NPAS server role. The NPAS server role allows
administrators to deploy and operate a virtual private network (VPN), dial-up networking, 802.1x protected
wired and wireless access, and Cisco Network Admission Control (NAC)-based devices.
D: The DHCP Server role allows you to centrally manage IP addresses and related information. This also
allows you to configure client network settings at a server rather than configuring them on each client