GALsync Introduction – Part 2 :: Topologies

18 Sep

Often a multi-forest environment is present after company take-overs without a strong need of migration into one forest. Trusts are not required in organizations with multiple Active Directories if you only want to share Global Address List (GAL). GALsync offers a simple Inter-Org Sync without trusts.

ILM 2007 and GALsync

1 Jul

To have GAL in sync between forests GALsync is a good and flexible solution but offers no complex identity management features if this is required.
Getting GAL in sync between forests ILM 2007 may be a good solution but needs a lot of preparation. Also there must be a direct connection between the data sources, which often is unwanted by companies due to firewall restrictions.