Planning for Coexistence with Windows NT 4.0

Coexistence between Active Directory and Windows NT 4.0 is the most common type of coexistence scenario. It is also the type of coexistence that is the briefest. If an organization is currently deployed on Windows NT 4.0 and is able to prove that Windows 2000 and Active Directory are viable technologies, there is little reason for remaining on Windows NT 4.0.

The structure for coexistence between a Windows NT 4.0 environment and Active Directory depends on the type of domain environment that exists in the Windows NT 4.0 environment and the migration strategy that has been selected for moving to Windows 2000. There are essentially two types of domain migration strategies from Windows NT 4.0 to ...

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