Organize your network
resources by learning how to design, manage, and maintain Active Directory. Updated to cover Windows Server
2012, the fifth edition of this bestselling book gives you a thorough grounding in Microsoft's network
directory service by explaining concepts in an easy-to-understand, narrative style.
You'll negotiate a maze of technologies for deploying a scalable and reliable AD infrastructure, with new chapters on management tools, searching the AD database, authentication and security protocols, and Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS). This book provides real-world scenarios that let you apply what you've learned—ideal whether you're a network
administrator for a small business or a multinational enterprise.