Working with Microsoft's network directory service for the first time can be a headache for system and network administrators, IT professionals, technical project managers, and programmers alike. This tutorial is meant to relieve that pain. Instead of going through the graphical user interface screen by screen, this tutorial tells you how to design, manage, and maintain a small, medium, or enterprise Active Directory infrastructure.
This tutorial covers Active Directory for Windows Server 2003 SP1 and R2. It is full of important updates and corrections. It's perfect for all Active Directory administrators, whether you manage a single server or a global multinational with thousands of servers.