Microsoft’s Active Directory offers a central way for IT systems administrators to manage user accounts and devices within an IT infrastructure network. Changes in Active Directory can be made by these administrators centrally for consistency across the environment. Azure AD is another SaaS based identity management solution by Microsoft. We can sync the you on prem AD (identity management solution) with cloud solution (Azure AD). In this post, I’m going to share 3 videos from Veeam which can help ITPros to understand AD in details. Do you know the use of dsac.exe (not DSA.EXE)? This includes, Introduction to AD, What is the new in Server 2012 Active Directory and the how to backup and restore Active Directory. More details about Active Directory videos and download the slides from here.
First Active Directory Training video will help ITPros to get introduced to Active Directory and more about following topics :-
1) Under the hood of Active Directory – On objects, attributes, replication, multi master and flexible single master operations.
2) The role of Active Directory – On network services and in the most basic of features towards end users.
3) Best practices – When deploying Active Directory.
First Active Directory Training video will help ITPros to get more details about new features of AD in Server 2012 and 2012 R2
What’s new in deployment and migration? Virtualization safeguards, Domain Controller Cloning New promotion and upgrade process Deferred Index Creation.
What’s new in security? Group MSAs, Kerberos Armoring Protected Users, Authentication Policies Dynamic Access Control.
What’s new in managing Active Directory? Active Directory Recycle Bin GUI Fine-grained Password Policies GUI PowerShell History Viewer.
Third Active Directory Training video will help ITPros to get more details about Backup and Recovery of AD
Consistent Backup (Application Aware Image Processing)
Item level Recovery with Explorer
Full AD Recovery