Category Archives: Application Directory Partition

How to move the DNS zone from Domain Partition to Application partition

After the implementation of the Application directory partition, you can move the DNS zones from Domain Partition to Application partition, before that you have to have full understanding of Application directory partition, like the different types of Active Directory Zone Replication scopes and which one suitable for the requirement
Procedure it very simple however … [Continue reading]

How to create DNS zone in Application Directory Partition

How to create DNS zone in DNS Application Directory Partition

Windows 2003 have a Application Directory Partition feature, you can create DNS zone on the Application Directory Partition to get the advantage of Application Directory Partition, it’s like a normal zone creation except the selection of Active Directory Zone Replication scope

1. Open the DNS console
2. Go to … [Continue reading]

Application Directory Partition

Application Directory Partition

In Windows Server 2003, Active Directory Domain Services support application directory partitions.

Applications and services can use application directory partitions to store application-specific data. Application directory partitions can contain any type of object, except security principals, and can be configured to replicate to any set of domain controllers in the forest.

Unlike a domain partition, an application … [Continue reading]