Specifically, in IT infrastructures powered by Microsoft's Windows Server operating system, Active Directory
plays a foundational role in cyber security because it stores and protects all the building blocks of cyber security; all the accounts and passwords that users logon with, all the security groups that together protect all organizational IT resources and all the security policies that protect all organizational computers, and by extension all the data stored on all organizational computers.
is a distributed, peer-to-peer system with a great deal of redundancy and represents, among other things, Microsoft's response to the threat of the Novell Directory Service (NDS), which has a considerable lead in development time and installed base over Active Directory
The Splunk App for Active Directory
provides us with core monitoring and auditing information in one view.
FastLane Migrator completely automates Active Directory
migrations and works seamlessly with FastLane ActiveRoles.
They have chosen the strength and security that Active Directory
provides to manage their digital identities, and Quest helps simplify this management in an automated, more secure way.
We have more than 50 applications using Active Directory
for authentication and authorization.
BOSTON -- Configuresoft, an innovator in systems management technology and the creator of the enterprise continuous compliance management market, today announced the preview of ECM (Enterprise Configuration Manager) for Microsoft(R) Active Directory
(R), an extension of ECM designed to provide broad and deep visibility into an Active Directory
configuration and objects.
In addition to the new management console, Quest has enhanced several of its Active Directory
0, a comprehensive Active Directory
management and auditing solution.
The ability to deliver and enforce Group Policy on machines that are not connected to Active Directory
domains helps enable enterprises to maintain more secure and consistent configurations on all their machines," said Felicity McGourty, director of product Marketing at Microsoft Corp.
With the new release of Spotlight on Active Directory
, Quest further streamlines the process of root cause determination and facilitates quicker resolution by feeding additional context into the MOM Operations Console.
Quest Technology Simplifies Log-in and Increases Security for Organizations Using Adobe LiveCycle Policy Server by Providing Cross-Platform Integration with Active Directory
User authentication is at the core of identity management, and through its Vintela products, Quest extends the strong user authentication capabilities of Microsoft Active Directory
to Unix and Linux.
Solution Extends Active Directory
Group Policy to Linux and UNIX Systems and Enables Single Sign-on for Enterprise Applications
R), the leading provider of distributed services management software, today announced ChangeAuditor for Active Directory
, the first solution for complete Active Directory
configuration change management.