domain controller in the operating systems Windows
When networking in Windows operating systems under the concept of a domain controller gets the so-called server, that is the main or a central computer in the network, from which the management of the various directory services, as well as located basethe same data directory.In addition, on the server (domain controller) are stored parameters relating to the accounts of all users and security settings.In the latter case we are talking only about the file system NTFS.Of course the host computer stores the information about the policies, groups and local.
If any organization is established on account of the first server, of course, immediately created the first domain, the first site, and the first timber, with mandatory set Active Directory.The domain controller that is configured to run under the operating system Windows Server, stores the data and regulates the interaction domain and the user.This setting is the domain of the local network is carried out directly using Active Directory as the installation wizard.
domain controller for Windows Unix
In this case, the server running the organization for Linux / Unix to the full extent compatible with the required standards by Microsoft.All the necessary functionality and the accompanying software package provides Samba (you can find it online at www.samba.org, and OpenLDAP (respectively www.openldap.org). As is well known, the fundamental advantage of the operating system Linux / Unix pored famous WindowsIt lies in the fact that it is free, and, accordingly, the organization no need to spend quite a lot of money to install a domain controller, assume a windows Server 2003. The license for the software product under the law must be purchased. In this setting domainLAN no problems is.
Changing the domain for the site organization
addition, that the vast majority of organizations organized by a local area network, but still essential aspect in solving marketing problems is the ability from any computer access to the Internet inincluding site visits to companies, which in some ways is the face of the organization.But sometimes it may be necessary to perform certain tasks such as moving the site to another domain.As practice shows, for such a decision can contribute to two main reasons: first - the acquisition of more attractive to customers and visitors to the domain name;second - getting old blacklisted by various search engines.
To solve this problem with minimal losses, primarily in the visitors are encouraged to apply such an operation as a bonding domain.It is worth noting that the use of gluing is only in exceptional cases, since this operation is rather long, and most importantly, quite nervous, but it is worth noting, and simple from a technical point of view.
The overwhelming majority of experts the most effective way to perform such an operation as moving the site to another domain is a so-called domain parking in a mirror.The main positive aspect of this situation can be considered that users do not notice the little glue.The only thing that might have to leave the news of the change of address for regular customers, to enable them to make changes to their browser bookmarks.The only thing worth remembering in this situation, it's about the need to use relative links in order not to move from domain to domain.