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ACTIVE DIRECTORY

Microsoft Active Directory® Lock-in

Microsoft Active Directory lock-in forces their customers to use solely the Microsoft ecosystem and platform — how can you break free?

ACTIVE DIRECTORY

Hosted Microsoft Active Directory (AD)

One longtime on-premises piece of the IT landscape is looking to join the cloud-forward movement - Microsoft Active Directory. Does it measure up?

ACTIVE DIRECTORY

AWS and Microsoft Active Directory

IT admins and DevOps personnel often ask us about placing a Microsoft Active Directory instance within AWS. We advise not to add an additional directory.