PacktLib: Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Design and Implementation: Creating, Migrating, and Merging Networks

Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Design and Implementation: Creating, Migrating, and Merging Networks

Credits

About the Author

Introduction

The Importance of a Domain

In the Beginning

The Main Event—Active Directory

Summary

The Small Accountancy Firm

What Have We Here?

The Big Design

The Other Services

The Final Server Picture

Summary

Step-By-Step Migration

Preparing for the Upgrade

Performing the Upgrade

Summary

The Regional Legal Firm

What Have We Here?

The New Infrastructure Design

Performing the Upgrade

Post Migration Tasks

The Retail-Based Company

Discovery

Design

Upgrade

Post-Upgrade Tasks

Summary

The International Financial Company

Discovery

Task 1: Enable Authentication Between the Two Companies

Task 2: Rename and Move the Domestic Domain

Task 3: Improve Branch Office Resource Access

Additional Information

Conclusion