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For administrators one of the biggest challenges is to keep information on the active directory database current and updated. Whether the directory service is being used in a small company or an enterprise environment, regular updation of active directory is a tasking matter. Since active directory forms the core of an organization’s information system, it becomes more important to keep the information up-to-date.

To ensure that shared files or a common database is secured from unauthorized access, administrators usually set user rights. In an Active Directory setup, user right management becomes all the more critical due to the huge amount of information available. File permissions and file right audits enable administrators to ensure that data is only accessible to valid users and not to everyone. AD user right management of files and databases, … Read more

If your organization uses Active Directory then it is obvious that you have in place strict policies for passwords and user information. But it is the help desk personnel who get stuck with tasks like resetting those passwords, and updating users’ information. With Lepide Active Directory self service tool however, AD users get to update their personal information, while allowing IT departments to control the access to user data.