Domain Controller

ACTIVE DIRECTORY

Why I Ditched Domain Controllers

Don’t buy a new server … you’ll save a lot of money, and you’ll get more out of JumpCloud.

ACTIVE DIRECTORY

Microsoft ADFS Pricing

Evaluate Microsoft ADFS pricing and take note of hidden costs to decide if AD + ADFS is the right IAM solution for you.

DOMAIN CONTROLLER

Do I Really Need a Domain Controller?

With the cloud era underway, many IT admins are wondering, “Do I really need a domain controller if my resources are mainly non-Windows?”

ACTIVE DIRECTORY

Getting Rid of My Domain Controller

JumpCloud helps IT admins quickly migrate off of Active Directory into a comprehensive cloud directory platform. Here's how.

DOMAIN CONTROLLER

Why Go Domainless?

The world is changing and so is IT. Modern organizations are choosing cloud IAM over the conventional domain approach of AD DS.

DOMAIN CONTROLLER

Why Build a Domain Controller?

For years, the only domain controller has been on-prem Active Directory®, but with everything in the cloud, many are wondering if domain controllers are still relevant.

DOMAIN CONTROLLER

Serverless Domain Controller

A serverless domain controller would be a great resource for IT admins who are looking to reduce the amount of hardware they manage and to increase their adaptability.

DOMAIN CONTROLLER

Domain Controller Competition

Domain controller competition (or the elimination of the domain) is changing how IT networks are being built and managed.

DOMAIN CONTROLLER

Definition of Domain Controller

The domain controller is a server that manages user authentication and access to the domain’s resources to ensure network security.