We have some more great content that has just been release from our Microsoft IT Showcase team. This time the content focuses on how we are using Active Directory and Forefront to manage identity at Microsoft. Check out the details of what we are doing in this space below.
Upgrading Active Directory Domain Services to Windows Server 2008 R2
The management of identities is a core IT task. The upgrade of Active Directory® Domain Services (AD DS) to the Windows Server® 2008 R2 operating system enabled Microsoft Information Technology (Microsoft IT) to take advantage of new technologies in the release to enhance and streamline the way it manages identities.
Microsoft IT Reduces Identity Management Costs
Microsoft Forefront Identity Management 2010 extends the Identity Management offering by providing a family of tools that simplify the Identify Management landscape. Microsoft IT has deployed Forefront Identity Manager to save the company money and to increase IT and End-user productivity. Understand why Microsoft deployed Forefront Identity Manager and the hard/soft dollars Microsoft have saved in their deployment.