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Active Directory


Active Directory is a widely used directory service by Windows, whose programming automatically manages data and other shared resources, as well as security in networks run on Window’s servers. Active Directory can grant access to Unix, Mac and Linux users, and is built to operate in conjunction with other directories.

Sources :

http://searchwindowsserver.techtarget.com/definition/Active-Directory http://www.pcmag.com/encyclopedia/term/37454/active-directory http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Active_Directory

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