Active Directory Design Considerations Series

In the recent days I've been enjoying seeing Mark Wilson slinging good information on Active Directory design online on his (we)blog, based on the MCS Talks:


This is the kind of stuff I used to read from Microsoft Press books, when I studied to become a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer. Now you can read this stuff online for free!

A must-read for novice Active Directory admins, a useful companion for referring/checking?

About Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson is currently employed as a Senior Customer Solution Architect for a leading IT services company. He has 14 years’ experience of IT infrastructure projects within the United Kingdom, continental Europe and Australia. Mark is the author of the blog, which comments on Mark’s technology experiences (as featured in The Independent newspaper). His opinion has been quoted in the IT trade publications IT Week and Computer Weekly and he has also contributed articles that have been published in Computer Weekly and on Microsoft UK’s Industry Insiders ‘blog.

About the MCS Talks

The MCS Talks Infrastructure Architecture TechNet Webcasts share real world experience of designing and architecting core Microsoft technologies in an enterprise environment. A number of different MCS consultants will give you a high level discussion of the different architectural and design options available and provide you with a good idea of how to approach the deployment of the technology being discussed.
Check out the webcasts on the MCS Talks blog.

One Response to Active Directory Design Considerations Series


    Hi Sander
    Thanks for the link – and I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the series.

    There are several more MCS Talks webcasts scheduled over the coming months (and there are recorded versions available online too) – I recommend checking them out. See the MCS Talks blog at for more details…

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