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    Windows Server 2003 Deployment Kit: Designing and Deploying Directory and Security Services

    This book describes how to design, deploy, upgrade to, or restructure to a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory environment. This book also describes how to design and deploy Windows Server 2003 distributed security services for authentication, access control, and certificate use.
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        Whether you are designing a new Active Directory logical structure, deploying Active Directory for the first time, upgrading an existing Windows environment to Windows Server 2003 Active Directory, or restructuring your current environment to a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory environment, part one of this book will assist you in meeting all of the Active Directory design and deployment goals for your organization.You also need to make important decisions early in your deployment regarding the design and deployment of Windows Server 2003 distributed security services for authentication, access control, and, increasingly, certificate use. Part two of this book will assist you in preparing the design and planning documents needed to create a sound foundation of distributed security services.

        This page contains the following files for download:
        • Book Cover (front)
        • Introduction
        • Part I: Designing and Deploying Directory Services
        • Ch 1: Planning an Active Directory Deployment Project
        • Ch 2: Designing the Active Directory Logical Structure
        • Ch 3: Designing the Site Topology
        • Ch 4: Planning Domain Controller Capacity, version 2.0
        • Ch 5: Enabling Advanced Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Features
        • Ch 6: Deploying the Windows Server 2003 Forest Root Domain
        • Ch 7: Deploying Windows Server 2003 Regional Domains
        • Ch 8: Upgrading Windows NT 4.0 Domains to Windows Server 2003 Active Directory
        • Ch 9: Upgrading Windows 2000 Domains to Windows Server 2003 Domains
        • Ch 10: Restructuring Windows NT 4.0 Domains to an Active Directory Forest
        • Ch 11: Restructuring Active Directory Domains Between Forests
        • Ch 12: Restructuring Active Directory Domains Within a Forest
        • Part II: Deploying Distributed Security Services
        • Ch 13: Planning a Secure Environment
        • Ch 14: Designing an Authentication Strategy
        • Ch 15: Designing a Resource Authorization Strategy
        • Ch 16: Designing a Public Key Infrastructure
        • Ch 17: Planning a Smart Card Deployment
        • Glossary
        • Index
        • Entire book as a .zip file
        • Job aids and worksheets to use with the book

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    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2003

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