The following list of glossary terms are covered in this book.
AAAA record—Part of the Domain Name System (DNS). Normally returns a 128-bit IPv6 address.
Active Directory (AD)—Active Directory is a database designed to store information about your Microsoft network environment, including users, groups, passwords, user contact information, and network configuration. It is normally replicated across your network.
AD FS—Active Directory Federation Services extends Active Directory to off-premises applications and systems (outside the firewall). AD FS allows single sign-on.
alias—An e-mail address that points to another e-mail address. People outside the system can e-mail to an alias address. You can have as many alias addresses as you ...