Chapter 1. What’s New in Active Directory for Windows Server 2008

What’s New in Active Directory Domain Services

Although much of what you will need to know in order to manage an Active Directory domain remains the same from previous versions of the directory service implementation, such as Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003, several new and compelling features will offer the administrator greater control and security over the domain environment. This chapter will review six enhancements to the Active Directory Domain Service (AD DS), as well as four new roles that Active Directory can and will play in your enterprise.

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