15.2 Summary

This chapter focused on the principles behind the migration of existing Windows NT domains to Active Directory. Microsoft has taken the time to properly think through a very scalable and stable directory service in its Active Directory implementation. It has, in its own words, "bet the barn on Active Directory."

The next chapter takes a look at the potential for integrating Microsoft Exchange into Active Directory.

    Part II: Designing an Active Directory Infrastructure
    Part III: Scripting Active Directory with ADSI, ADO, and WMI