Active Directory (AD) domain controller authenticates and authorizes all users and computers in a Windows domain type network, assigning and enforcing security policies for all computers and installing or updating software.
In many enterprises, Active Directory (AD) is the core authentication method. This means, disaster recovery should be planned, predictable and controlled.
Recommendations are clear for companies to implement a virtual Active Directory lab that can monitor the production of Active Directory (AD).
This holistic approach can help organizations to be more efficient in testing its AD recovery plan, gain confidence in making application changes, and have a more accurate view of how the DR (disaster recovery) plan will work in the actual production environment…