Advantages of native ADS membership
mgeddes at tellurian.com.au
Thu Jan 17 15:14:07 GMT 2002
Steven French wrote:
>>Assuming that I can access the Samba server from a W2k workstation,
>>why would I want to be a kerberized ADS member?
> Here are few reasons:
> 1) You want to be Kerberized for more secure session establishment
> 2) You want your servers to be an Active Directory member so your servers
> show up in the active directory namespace presumably making them easier to
> 3) You want your servers to be an Active Directory member so you can
> leverage some of the existing configuration/management/administration tools
> that look in Active Directory for server configuration data.
4) Because your 'Pointy-haired' boss saw some article in a glossy IT
management magazine. :-)
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