updated 08:45 am EDT, Wed August 24, 2005
Thursby ADmitMac v3
Thursby Software today released , an update to its software application that allows Mac users to participate in and take advantage of all the directory services provided by Microsoft’s Active Directory, NT, and Apple’s Workgroup Manager. Designed for a multi-user, multi-computer environment, ADmitMac supports the highest levels of security using Kerberos to provide secure directory access; it also works with domains configured using Microsoft’s Highly Secure (HISEC) security templates. Version 3 supports networked home folders, distributed file systems, better security, and Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. ADmitMac includes a plug-in for Apple’s Workgroup Manager for implementing desktop management (MCX) settings for Active Directory domain users. In addition, AD Commander allows administrators to manage Active Directory users and groups. It is available for $120 or $170 (with one-year of support).