Active Directory
Disaster Recovery

Written by Russell Smith,
Petri - IT knowledgebase

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As the cornerstone of most enterprise IT systems, Active Directory has grown both in importance and complexity in recent years. Enterprise IT environments have evolved with the rise of the mobile workforce and cloud-based applications, and as a result, business has become increasingly dependent on Active Directory for authentication and authorization.

Yet, Active Directory is not immune to disasters and recovering AD has always been an extremely complicated process, rendering businesses non-functional during the recovery period.

In this whitepaper, you’ll learn about:

  • Recovering a single domain controller
  • Performing a forest restore
  • Selecting a trusted backup