Active Directory Rights Management Services
Applies To: Windows Server 2008
Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) is an information protection technology that works with AD RMS-enabled applications to help safeguard digital information from unauthorized use. Content owners can define who can open, modify, print, forward, or take other actions with the information.
Pre-installation Information for Active Directory Rights Management Services
AD RMS Rights Policy Templates Deployment Step-by-Step Guide
AD RMS Deployment with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Step-by-Step Guide
AD RMS Deployment in a Multi-forest Environment Step-by-Step Guide
Planning and Architecture
AD RMS Architecture Design and Secure Collaboration Scenarios
AD RMS Windows Server 2008 to Windows Server 2008 R2 Migration and Upgrade Guide
Secure Collaboration Using Federated AD RMS with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
AD RMS Database Relocation without a CNAME Record - Step-by-Step
AD RMS Microsoft Federation Gateway Support Installation and Configuration Guide
AD RMS Business-To-Business Requirements for Trusted User Domains
Help installed with Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 is also available in the Windows Server 2008 Technical Library.
Windows Server 2008 TechCenter: Active Directory Rights Management Services
TechCenters provide links to content outside of the Technical Library, including Knowledge Base articles, downloads, technical articles, and other resources.
This community resource provides helpful tips and best practices for developers and IT professionals using AD RMS.