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XIA Configuration is able to automatically document and audit multiple Microsoft Active Directory domains and Group Policy settings, all from a single server.

Quickly view trusts, functional levels and schema configuration within a single unified user interface.

All of XIA Configuration's features are supported when documenting Active Directory, including version control, production of PDF reports, change tracking and XML output.


Supported Operating Systems
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows 2003
  • Windows 2003 R2
  • Windows 2008
  • Windows 2008 R2
Domain Information Collected
  • Domain Name
  • Domain NetBIOS Name
  • Domain SID
  • Domain Functional Level
  • Forest Functional Level
  • Forest Name
  • Forest SID

Example screenshot showing the types of data collected from Active Directory by XIA Configuration

Domain Hierarchy
  • OU Name
  • OU Path
  • Group Policy Link Name
  • Group Policy ID
  • Group Policy Link Enabled
  • Group Policy Link Enforced

Group Policy Objects

  • Display Name
  • GUID
  • Computer Enabled
  • User Enabled
  • Creation Date
  • Last Modified
  • User Version
  • Computer Version
  • Permissions¬†

Role Holders

  • Infrastructure Master
  • Domain Naming Master
  • PDC Emulator
  • RID Master
  • Schema Master

Active Directory Sites

  • Name
  • Description
  • InterSite Topology Generator
  • Location
  • Subnets in this Site

Active Directory Servers

  • Server Name
  • Is Global Catalog
  • OS Version
  • Security ID
  • Replication Connections

Active Directory Schema

  • Schema Version
  • Class Name
  • Common Name
  • OID
  • Description

Active Directory Trusts

  • Source Name
  • Target Name
  • Direction
  • Type (for example¬†Kerberos)

asked Sep 13, 2013 in JDBC Interview questions by rajesh
edited Sep 12, 2013
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