Authenticate a User
Change User Password
Get DirectoryEntry of a user
Get Users in a Group
Get Object Property
- is a software that comes with MS Windows Server operating systems (such as Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012. )
- Is an implementation of LDAP Directory Services
- Stores information such as users, user profiles, computers and printers
- Is used to facilitate management of an organization's IT and human resources.
- Information in Active Directory are stored as objects. So a user "Joe" is an object in Active Directory.