Microsoft Active Directory Tools and Troubleshooting
- January 11, 2010
Windows shops want Microsoft to improve Active Directory integration and workflow, and rely less on third-party tools.
- October 22, 2009
With the arrival of Windows Server 2008 R2, IT managers can look forward to upgrades to Active Directory, Terminal Serivces and Hyper-V, to name a few.
- May 11, 2009
Microsoft will increase hypervisor support in Windows Server 2008 R2 to 64 CPUs. It will also feature file classification and branch cache improvements for those running the OS with Windows 7.
- March 31, 2009
Microsoft MVP Pete Zerger shares his insight on a new feature in System Center Operations Manager designed to reduce TCO and minimize administrative effort.
- September 10, 2008
Management software vendor NetPro delivers a free Active Directory administration tool for IT managers and launches an Active Directory community site.
- October 17, 2006
End-user provisioning and cross-platform identity integration are added, giving IT managers cross-platform control from a single console.
- September 07, 2006
Expert Dean Wells describes the process of security identifier (SID) filtering and breaks down several components of the authentication protocol in his continued analysis of the Active Directory architecture.
- June 15, 2006
Expert Dean Wells explains why cross-references, link-pairs and phantoms are critical to the AD architecture.
- May 18, 2006
This is the second in a two-part series on the use of multi-platform management tools to unify heterogeneous environments under Microsoft Active Directory.
- May 11, 2006
Managing user directories can be complicated, but certainly not impossible. Part one of this two-part series delves into some of the issues IT managers face and identifies some ways to get around them.
- March 29, 2006
Microsoft's senior director of identity and access management Peter Houston is marshalling Active Directory through a new phase in its development. It's familiar territory for the executive, who was the technology's first product manager.
- February 15, 2006
This resource guide will help admins maximize their use of Microsoft Operations Manager as well as its current incarnation, Systems Center Operations Manager, an event and performance management package for Windows networks and applications.
- November 17, 2005
Preparing for the future is a good decision for any company, especially when it comes to future generations of client operating systems. This article describes the importance of taking a new and in-depth approach to Microsoft's Windows Vista.
- June 08, 2005
Microsoft's directory services will be the focus of a next-generation server operating system that will have security policies at its core, says Microsoft senior vice president Bob Muglia.
- December 14, 2004
You know Bernie Klinder as the guy who has the answers to your OS woes. But did you know that he ...