More and more organizations are integrating Apple Macintosh computers into their Active Directory networks each year. This is being facilitated both by Apple including better networking features and by Microsoft adding federation services that make it easier for diverse network clients to take advantage of Active Directory.
In this chapter, we cover ways to connect your Mac clients to your Windows Server 2008 R2 network and how to access various features such as file shares and printers from the Mac.
In this chapter, you'll learn to:
Prepare Active Directory for Mac OS X clients
Connect a Mac to the domain
Connect to file shares and printers
Use Remote Desktop from a Mac client