Logical vs Physical Components

Multimaster Replication Topology

The components making up Active Directory can be broken down into logical and physical structures. Logical components in Active Directory allow you to organize resources so that their layout in the directory reflects the logical structure of your company. Physical components in Active Directory are similarly used, but are used to reflect the physical structure of the network. By separating the logical and physical components of a network, users are better able to find resources, and...

Creating a New Domain Tree in an Existing Forest

Log in as a local Administrator. 4. Click OK to start the Active Directory Installation Wizard. 5. In the Welcome to the Active Directory Installation Wizard window, click Next. 6. In the Operating System Compatibility window, click Next. 7. In the Domain Controller Type window, click Domain controller for a new domain Next, as shown in Figure 4.18. Figure 4.18 The Domain ControllerType Dialog Box Used for a New Domain Tree in an Existing Forest Figure 4.18 The Domain ControllerType Dialog...