Active Directory


A directory service that Microsoft developed for Windows domain networks stated as Active Directory (AD). It is included in most Windows Server operating systems as a set of processes and services. Initially, Active Directory was only in charge of centralized domain management.

Active Directory checks the submitted password and determines whether the user is a system administrator or normal user.

Active Directory” became the umbrella title of a broader range of directory-based services. According to Bryon Hynes, everything related to identity was brought under Active Directory’s banner.

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