DCA jobs for Win2K8 R2 may fail

SUMMARY

Data copy access jobs for Windows Server 2008 R2 may fail.

ISSUE

The Re-IP recovery step may fail for Windows Server 2008 R2 resulting in data copy access job failure accompanied by the error message:  "The network adapter Local Area Connection was not found."

RESOLUTION

See the following Microsoft KB: 

Ghost NIC seen on Windows 7/Windows 2008 R2 machines built from VMWare Templates when the Template uses a Synthetic NIC (VMXNET3) 

CAUSE

This issue is caused by a documented defect in Windows Server 2008 R2.  

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