Windows 2000 Active Directory by Joe CasadWindows 2000 Active Directory by Joe Casad

Windows 2000 Active Directory

byJoe Casad

Paperback | April 13, 2000

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Get a jump on the all-new Windows 2000 directory serviceWindow 2000's Active Directory identifies all resources on a network, making them accessible to users and application ù something previous versions of NT lacked. Windows 2000 Active Directory, by Joe Casad, shows you how to to use Active Directory to reduce the total cost of running a network by controlling all the directories and devices on anetwork from one location, under one platform. This unique, in-depth treatment gives you specific cost-saving tips and examples. You learn how to set up Active Directory...handle security....distinguish domains trees and interoperate Active Directory with NT and NetWare, TCP/IP and DNS...write scripts to automate administrative applications...customize schema...and more.
Joe Casad (Lawrence, KS) is an MCSE, engineer, and consultant who has written widely on computer networking and system administration. He is the former managing editor of Network Administrator magazine.
Title:Windows 2000 Active DirectoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:640 pages, 9 × 7.1 × 1.6 inPublished:April 13, 2000Publisher:McGraw-Hill Osborne MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0072123230

ISBN - 13:9780072123234


Table of Contents

Part I: Introducing Active Directory.

The Active Directory Environment.

Active Directory Concepts.

Part II: Setting Up Your Network.

Active Directory with TCP/IP and DNS.

Understanding Replication.

Users and Groups.

Group Policy.

Setting Up Active Directory.

Managing Active Directory.

Active Directory Clients.

Part III: Mastering Active Directory.

Active Directory Schema.

Active Directory Security.

Scripting Active Directory.

Interoperating Windows 2000.


From Our Editors

Empowering system and network administrators to exploit the power of Active Directory, Windows 2000 Active Directory provides readers with an in-depth look at the underlying structure of Active Directory, explaining how that structure applies to different situations. As Microsoft’s new directory service for Windows 2000, Active Directory helps system administrators manage users, hardware resources, file and directory resources and configuration information. This book also provides information on how to use Active Directory to reduce the total cost of ownership for a Windows 2000 network.