Active Directory Services dramatically changes the way IT professionals design, plan, configure and administer their Windows NT networks. The primary benefits of Active Directory Services are its extensibility, scalability, and ease of management as compared to prior generations of Windows NT. Systems Engineers will probably spend much of their time over the next several years planning for and deploying Active Directory Services in many different environments. Windows 2000 Active Directory, Second Edition gives IT professionals a head start; it provides updated coverage of everything they will need to succeed.
- Many Windows 2000 administrators are struggling with Active Directory and need a comprehensive book on the subject
- The first completely updated book on Active Directory to hit the market
Part I: Getting Started 1. Introduction to Active Directory 2. Assessing Your Environment 3. Active Directory for Windows 2000 JumpStart Tutorial
Part II: Designing the Active Directory 4. DNS and Naming Strategies 5. Designing the Basic Structure 6. Designing a Site Structure 7. Designing: A Case Study
Part III: Installing Active Directory 8. Migrating from NT 3.51 or NT 4 to Active Directory 9. Implementing a Domain 10. Building Trees and Forests 11. Implementing Sites 12. Implementing Active Directory: A Case Study
Part IV: Migrating Active Directory 13. Intellimirror 14. Publishing 15. Modifying the Schema 16. Using Active Directory: A Case Study
Part V: Integrating with Active Directory 17. Plugging into Active Directory 18. Disaster Recovery for Active Directory