Microsoft Active Directory Security
- June 09, 2015
June proves less buggy for Microsoft as Redmond issues only two critical patches targeting Internet Explorer and Windows Media Player.
- May 07, 2010
The updated version of Microsoft's claims-based identity software has single sign-on capabilities for apps both on-premise and in the cloud.
- October 25, 2007
Server Core, the Terminal Services Gateway and Active Directory security enhancements are a few security features worth looking forward to in Windows Server 2008, says one expert.
- July 05, 2006
Many IT shops use Microsoft Active Directory to manage network access. Some say it's difficult, but others use it to successfully handle directory services, group policy and provisioning.
- June 20, 2006
This is the third of eight articles by contributor Dean Wells that dissect the Active Directory architecture. This article will further explain how foreign security principals and the Infrastructure Master are critical to the AD architecture.
- December 06, 2005
Microsoft's Brian Keogh offers advice for a user stuck in a loop -- his Windows 2003 Server is reporting an update available over and over again.
- November 14, 2005
You can save substantial time by running a script that connects to remote computers by name or as part of an Active Directory domain. This month's scripting column explains how.
- September 20, 2005
Developers got a CTP build of Longhorn Server with some goodies inside this week, but not much new on the feature front for IT pros.
- September 08, 2005
From hobby to market force, the LAMP stack has jumped onto the fast track to enterprise deployment. ActiveGrid founder Peter Yared breaks down the how and why in this interview.
- June 28, 2005
Frustrated with Windows and its multitude of quirks? We hear you! Here are tips and expert advice to help you increase the overall stability of your Windows operating systems.
- May 20, 2005
The software company says an update to Windows XP SP2 meets government security standards for wireless networks with its support for the Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 (WPA2) standard.
- March 17, 2005
Blade servers may be able to make your data center really easy to manage. And that's not all. They can save you space, cabling, power and more.
- March 15, 2005
The software maker is moving toward a public beta of its backup server as changes unfold at the top of its storage business.
- March 10, 2005
Redmond says the acquisition of Groove Networks is a cornerstone of its collaboration offering for the Office suite of applications. It also puts Lotus Notes creator Ray Ozzie in Bill Gates' inner circle.
- January 06, 2005
Before beginning a successful VoIP rollout across your organization, there are several things you should consider.