Longhorn Server Active Directory Feature:Restartable Active Directory

Restartable Active Directory Restart Active Directory without rebooting Can be done through command line and MMC Can’t boot the DC to stopped mode of Active Directory No effect on non-related services while restarting Active Directory Several ways to process login under stopped mode Benefits of Restartable Active Directory Reduces time for offline operations Improves availability […]

Restartable Active Directory

  • Restart Active Directory without rebooting
  • Can be done through command line and MMC
  • Can’t boot the DC to stopped mode of Active Directory
  • No effect on non-related services while restarting Active Directory
  • Several ways to process login under stopped mode

Benefits of Restartable Active Directory

  • Reduces time for offline operations
  • Improves availability for other services on DC when Active Directory is stopped
  • Reduces overall DC servicing requirements with Server Core

Windows Longhorn Server, Active Directory, Feature Restartable Active Directory