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ADManager Plus

ManageEngine ADManager Plus offers a 100% web-based solution to meet the Active Directory management requirements. It allows creation and modification of multiple users, groups, contact in AD by hiding the complexities of the native Active Directory tools. Its role-based security model enables effective management of security permissions with ease.

The comprehensive reports provide a quick insight of the Active Directory objects. The powerful search facility helps in determining the permissions granted for a specific Active Directory object.

The search can be made on a specific AD object, for a specific user and on the permissions the user has. This helps in auditing on defined security permissions for a specific AD object or for a specific user.

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Company:
ManageEngine

Active Administrator

Active Administrator enables Windows administrators to secure, audit, maintain and recover Active Directory efficiently and effectively – without the immobility and complexity of native administrative tools.

Today, Windows administrators must manage the many different elements of Active Directory more quickly and with fewer staff. But doing “more with less” while employing a “sense of urgency” increases the likelihood of misapplying security, mismanaging GPOs, overlooking important AD events, neglecting performance and missing changes to AD objects. To avoid these mistakes, you need a solution that plugs the holes found in native Active Directory administrative tools.

Active Administrator enables Windows administrators to secure, audit, maintain and recover Active Directory efficiently and effectively – without the immobility and complexity of native administrative tools. Easy to use and easy to install,Active Administrator speeds and simplifies numerous administrative tasks like security, delegation, auditing, GPOs, accounts, sites, trusts, replication and recovery.

Active Directory Management Solutions

If you've made the investment in Active Directory and its "gold-standard" approach to authentication (that being Kerberos), why not extend that to other platforms in your organization?

Let your Unix, Linux, Mac and Java systems leverage the security advantages that Active Directory offers by authenticating accounts on those systems against Active Directory. You can even use Group Policy to help control those accounts. This strategy provides an economical, secure, and compliant alternative to directory synchronization or multiple login solutions.

Company:
Quest Software

Active Directory Tools

Active Directory Toolset is a collection of incredibly useful tools so you can easily and effectively manage and your Active Directory network.

The AD Toolset includes AD Bulk Users, AD Bulk Contacts, AD Bulk Export, AD Find and Replace, True Last Logon, AD Photos and Home Folder Creator.

ActiveXperts Network Monitor 2015

ActiveXperts Network Monitor 2015 is the leading solution for monitoring every aspect of your LAN and WAN network. It proactively manages your virtualization servers (Vmware, XenServer, Hyper-V), network servers, printers, network devices, databases and more; It detects and corrects problems before network users start complaining. The product is extremely scalable. It's shipped with an impressive collection of pre-defined, built-in monitoring functions; but if this collection is not sufficient, operators can write their own functions in PowerShell and/or VBScript and add these to the configuration. The Monitoring engine is a multithread engine, capable of running up 99 threads simultaneously.

When problems are detected, you're immediately notified by network message, e-mail, pager, or SMS message. When a failure is detected, the network monitor tool will try to recover the problem by running a system administrator defined program or by restarting a process.

The product includes build-in monitor rules for: Active Directory, ADO databases, ADSI, Disk Drives, CPU Usage, Disk Spaces, Event Log (with content checking), Exchange, File Existence (with content checking), FTP sites, HTTP(s) (with content checking), ICMP/Ping, MS SQL Databases, Novell NDS, NNTP news servers, NTDS (NT4 compatible DS), NTP time servers, ODBC Databases, Oracle Databases (SQLNet), POP3 Mail servers, PowerShell, Printers, Processes, Services, SMTP Mail servers, SNMP, TCP ports (with handshaking), UDP, UNIX Shell Scripts (RSH), VBScript (custom scripts), WMI and more.

ActiveXperts Network Monitor is a complete solution. Regardless of what you want to monitor, ActiveXperts Network Monitor supports it all at a cost-effective price.

ADAudit Plus

Ensure critical resources in the network like the Domain Controllers are audited, monitored and reported with the entire information on AD objects - Users, Groups, GPO, Computer, OU, DNS, AD Schema and Configuration changes with 150+ detailed event specific GUI reports and email alerts.

Monitor user logon activity on Domain Controllers with pre-configured audit reports and email alerts. Audit reports ensure the administrator knows the reason behind users’ logon failures, login history, terminal services activity, and users’ recent logon activities across the Windows server network.

SMBs or Large organizations have to comply with industry specific Compliance Acts like SOX, HIPAA, GLBA, PCI-DSS, FISMA…. With our Compliance specific pre-configured reports and alerts, we ensure your Windows network is under 24/7 audit with periodic security reports and email alerts as standard procedure.

Choose from the 150+ schedulable pre-configured audit reports; create custom reports, set profile based reports and report from archived data for forensics. Track Windows AD object changes (Users, OU, Groups, GPO, Computer, Schema, DNS and System) and get email alerts on unauthorized network access/modification events.

Company:
ManageEngine

ADUC Admin Plus

ADUC Admin Plus is an easy to use, drag & drop application based on Microsoft's Active Directory Users and Computers. It allows you to administer your own forest as well as any external domain you trust.

aducADMIN+ is a powerful management tool for Active Directory. Built from the ground up by SysAdmins of large-scale networks.

aducADMIN+ allows network administrators to properly manage, maintain, report and correct issues that come up inside of Microsoft's Active Directory.

The software is designed to help reduce costs, increase efficiency, reduce errors and scripting as well as help you easily track and manage users and groups across vast networks of thousands of computers.

Company:
VisionIT

Exchange Reporter Plus

ManageEngine Exchange Reporter Plus is a web-based analysis and reporting solution for Microsoft Exchange Servers. Exchange Reporter Plus is a comprehensive and complete MS Exchange reporting software that provides over 100 different reports on every aspect of the Microsoft Exchange Server environment. The range includes reports of crucial importance.

  • Keep up with ActiveSync traffic in your organization by obtaining elaborate reports on ActiveSync usage, sync requests, policy details, status information & device details.
  • Track incoming and outgoing email message, monitor mailbox size, perform Exchange traffic analysis and keep spam away from Active Directory mailboxes with Mailbox Traffic, Mailbox Content, and Mailbox Size Reports.
  • Keep a tab on the number of messages sent and received by each Exchange server using Server Traffic Reports.
  • Monitor the vital statistics of Exchange Server Public Folders with comprehensive Public Folder Reports.
  • Generate reports on Distribution Lists and also show the traffic for each distribution by running Distribution Lists Traffic Report!
Company:
ManageEngine

GPOADmin

How do you ensure group policy is set up the way your organization intended? How do you currently track GPO’s for internal or external compliance initiatives? If you aren’t quite sure how to answer, we can help.

GPOADmin automates critical group policy management tasks to reduce costs and eliminate manual processes. GPOADmin extends the Microsoft Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) so you can quickly and effectively administer GPO changes and verify and compare GPO versions over time to confirm the consistency of different GPO settings.

Company:
ScriptLogic

GridVision

GridVision is a real-time IT service management platform for Windows environments.

GridVision is a real-time IT service management platform for Windowsenvironments.Its flexible and cloud-based platform harnesses the powerof automation and simplifies the management of IT infrastructure.

GridVision transforms IT by automating and eliminating repetitive,mundane and complex activities such as monitoring computer systemsand applications, updating Active Directory Users & Groups, andreporting against Exchange mailboxes. It empowers resellers and ITmanagers with enterprise-grade management capabilities for virtualized,cloud-based or on-premise assets.

ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus

ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus is a secure, web-based, end-user password reset management program. This software helps domain users to perform self service password reset , self service account unlock and employee self update of personal details(e.g telephone numbers,etc) in Microsoft Windows Active Directory. Administrators find it easy to automate password resets, account unlocks while managing optimizing the expenses associated with helpdesk calls.

Analysts state that 30% of helpdesk queries are related to password reset management and account lockout.

ADSelfService Plus reduces the most critical password tickets which consumes a substantial amount of help desk time by rendering a secure, reliable and robust web based self service solution to the end user. The end user can manage his passwords by himself and also update his personal details in Active Directory with ease. The program also provides security while password resets through an enrollment and identity verification questionnaire.

Company:
ManageEngine

Netwrix Auditor

Netwrix Auditor automates configuration auditing of the entire IT infrastructure. With Netwrix Auditor you can efficiently audit critical IT systems such as Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange, Windows Server, File Servers, SharePoint, VMware, SQL Server, NetApp and various network devices.

Key Features:

  • Clear display of ‘Who changed what, when and where’
  • Shows 'before and after' values for all infrastructure changes
  • Allows reverting unwanted changes and recovering deleted AD objects
  • Compliance to SOX, HIPAA, FISMA, PCI and others
  • Archives data for seven years or longer
Company:
NetWrix

Netwrix Auditor - Active Directory

Netwrix Auditor - Active Directory is an Active Directory change auditing solution that tracks all changes made to Active Directory and Group Policy such as permission delegation and schema changes. The product automatically creates change audit reports and real-time alerts that show who changed what, when, and where for all changes in human-readable form without having to resolve complicated native identifiers.

Netwrix Auditor - Active Directory features report subscription that allows for configuration of scheduled report delivery. The change audit reports list additions, deletions, and modifications made to Active Directory users, groups, computers, OUs, group memberships, permissions, domain trusts, AD sites, FSMO roles, Group Policy objects and settings, and all other types of objects filling the many major gaps found in native tools.

Company:
NetWrix

UserLock

Logins are the first line of defense of your network. UserLock provides and enforces granular rules and policies to control and secure network access.

UserLock allows you to limit or prevent concurrent logins on your Windows network. You can control interactive sessions, RAS sessions, IIS sessions and set limitations per user, user group, organizational unit. UserLock also allows you to define user access rules to your network restricting them to specific workstations, times (business hours for example) or time quotas. You can follow the session activity in real-time, receive alerts for specific events such as denied logins, close or lock user sessions, and shutdown workstations from anywhere. A report engine is included and provides you detailed and graphical reports.

UserLock provides specific features for compliance to major industry regulations, including HIPAA, NIST 800-53, Sarbanes-Oxley, NISPOM Chapter 8, PCI, Bâle II, ICD 503.

Company:
IS Decisions