Posts Tagged ‘ Active Directory ’

Active Directory Manager Pro version 5.0

June 24, 2014
By Razi
Active Directory Manager Pro version 5.0

Active Directory Manager Pro 5.0 brings significant enhancements to an already impressive array of capabilities. The ADM PowerShell Console allows users to create, run, save, and modify scripts. The PowerShell scripting workspace lets users create or leverage existing office365, AD, Local exchange and Exchange online. Many new compliance and governance centric features are now...

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CionSystems Releases New Version of its Active Directory Manager Pro

January 13, 2010
By admin

We released the newest version of its application, Active Directory Manager Pro, which works with Microsoft Windows Server® 2008 R2 to offer customers enhanced security, as well as innovative user interface features and reliability improvements. The Active Directory Manager Pro is an affordable and comprehensive web-based application that greatly improves and automates User Provisioning,...

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Removing Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

December 2, 2009
By admin

As Sharepoint becomes mainstream, sometimes is nice to remember the little things. Recently we had a case where we had to do just that. We removed Sharepoint Services 3.0 and reinstaled it, only to notice the same info on the webpage. We did a little digging and came across an article from Microsoft pointing...

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Group Policy Settings References for Windows Server

September 14, 2009
By Liviu Siteanu

Microsoft policy settings for computer and user configurations included in the Administrative template files delivered with the Windows operating systems specified. You can configure these policy settings when you edit Group Policy objects (GPOs). These spreadsheets include the following categories of security policy settings: Account Policies (Password Policy, Account Lockout Policy, and Kerberos Policy),...

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Real Time Event Notifications

September 11, 2009
By Liviu Siteanu

IT admins don’t want small problems to snowball into an issue that can cause severe damage to a company’s infrastructure and Active Directory. They need a robust alert mechanism which identifies any threats in REAL TIME.  Most IT organizations are unaware of the changes until something breaks. This leads to downtime, loss of productivity,...

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CionSystems named Startup of the Day by Microsoft

July 17, 2009
By admin

CionSystems has been selected as a 2009 Microsoft Startup of the Day. The company was chosen out of an international field of startups as delivering market-leading customer solutions built on Microsoft technology.  Building affordable and secure Active Directory management applications for the Windows infrastructure has been the focus from the beginning. “We are honored...

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Administrative Security Risks

April 16, 2009
By admin

IT personnel cannot effectively manage their infrastructure without admin-level access. But with gaining this access comes great responsibility. Most companies do not effectively allocate their resources or implement enough technology tools to prevent information security risks. Often enough the response to countless regulations is to concentrate on building controls against external and internal business...

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Identity and access management

March 21, 2009
By admin

Access control is often discussed as part of identity and access management (IAM). This is a market that has grown during the past few years thanks to more and more organizations wanting to satisfy compliance requirements. Better access control is needed- not just for compliance, but also to address vulnerabilities and safeguard against malicious...

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Configuring Wireless settings with Group Policy

March 10, 2009
By admin

Active Directory can be used to manage Wireless configurations and can really help remote users leverage wireless. I recently read a great article about this on TechRepublic and although Derek is using the GPMC, other third party applications like the Active Directory Manager can be used for Group Policy creation and management.

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Security and Flexibility in the corporate IT environment

January 15, 2009
By admin

IT managers have a tough job ahead of them. Having to keep the company’s workstations and servers secure and at the same time providing a flexible work (technology) environment that will handle exceptions as they come up.  It’s a tall order. The first instinct is to make the workstation so secure that it’s unusable....

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