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Advanced Active Directory 10.8 Glasgow

  • Price £350.00
  • Duration 1 day(s)
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The prospect of introducing the Mac into a well-tuned and functioning Windows environment brings with it many questions. Will Mac computers be able to access network resources? Can they be joined to an Active Directory domain? What type of deployment and management options are available for the Mac?
In this one day course, you will be guided through how to modify the Active Directory schema to join Mac OS X systems to an Active Directory domain and apply Managed Preferences to each Mac system. After attending this course, you will be equipped to configure Active Directory to manage Mac users and computers with all the required security and organizational policies Apple support.

Who Should Attend?
Anyone wishing to manage Mac OS X clients using Active Directory.


Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending this

• Good networking experience

• A basic understanding of Mac OS X directory services

• Be familiar with basic usage of Windows 2003/2008 server such as creating users and share points

Course Content

Deploying OS X in an Active Directory environment.
Integrating OS X Server with Active Directory System.
Implementing the Golden Triangle.
Configuring OS X Server to supplement directory data provided by Active Directory.
Configuring OS X Server services to authenticate in a Active Directory Kerberos realm.
Extending Active Directory Schema.
Active Directory schema and how it works with the Mac.
Simplifying OS X deployment by extending Active Directory schema object classes and attributes using optimal processes and proven tools such as Microsoft’s Active Directory Schema Analyser and Workgroup Manager.
Applying step-by-step instructions for modifying Active Directory schema to support OS X system.

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