Microsoft helps lessen risk of moving to Active Directory

Fontana, John
June 1999
Network World;06/21/99, Vol. 16 Issue 25, p14
Trade Publication
Reports that Microsoft licensed Mission Critical Software's Domain Migrator software tool to help companies in migrating from Windows NT to Windows 2000's Active Directory. Details of the licensing agreement.


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