Chapter 8 Monitoring and Maintaining the Active Directory Environment

Terms You’ll Need to Understand

√ Active Directory log files

√ Authoritative restore

√ Directory Services Restore Mode (DSRM)

√ Defragmentation

√ Linked value replication

√ Network Monitor

√ Nonauthoritative restore


√ Reliability and Performance Monitor

√ Server Performance Advisor

√ System state data

√ Task Manager


√ Windows System Resource Manager (WSRM)

Concepts/Techniques You’ll Need to Master

√ Backing up Active Directory

√ Performing primary, normal, and authoritative restores of AD DS

√ Using removable media to perform backups and restores

√ Backing up, restoring, exporting, and importing GPOs

√ Performing offline defragmentation and compaction ...

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