Domain controller avantage

deng 21 Reputation points

HI all,

I was wondering if someone tell me what is pros and cons of having a domain controller in a company?


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Active Directory
A set of directory-based technologies included in Windows Server.
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  1. Fan Fan 15,291 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Initially, Active Directory was only in charge of centralized domain management. However, Active Directory became an umbrella title for a broad range of directory-based identity-related services.
    A server running Active Directory Domain Service (AD DS) role is called a domain controller. It 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.

    If you mean have DCs in specific sites, it will help ensure a healthy network, monitor replication regularly; Making the utilization of network bandwidth between sites less efficient.

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  1. Dave Patrick 426K Reputation points MVP

    Central point of administration.

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