Managing Linux, Mac, and Windows in your environment is now almost as easy as mixing apples and oranges. The key is cross-platform PowerShell.
Not many Active Directory admins know that the Search-ADAccount PowerShell cmdlet can perform a number of handy operations. Let’s look at a few of them.
Server Message Block protocol, or SMB, has been around for more than 20 years. Is its usefulness passed or are fresh improvements on the way?
Domain controllers must listen on specific ports. Here’s a list of domain controllers required ports and how to use PowerShell to see if they are listening.