This protocol requires the following:
The transaction manager is implemented as a Service, as specified in [MS-SCMR].
The Management Server role is implemented by the transaction manager.
An implementation of the Service Control Manager Remote Protocol is present and operating.
An implementation of the Windows Remote Registry Protocol [MS-RRP] is present and operating.
Depending on the version of the registry protocol (as specified in section 2.2.1), this protocol might also require the following:
An implementation of the Failover Cluster: Management API (ClusAPI) Protocol [MS-CMRP] is present and operating.