Case Study

Case Study - Local government

ADManager Plus helps local govt. wipe out stale accounts from AD; improves security

ADManager Plus Success story-Pharmacy Benefits Management Domain
"ADManager Plus has given us the experience of simplified and trouble-free reporting on AD objects."
- Ronald Stoffels, Medewerker Server Cluster, Back Office ICT Services, Herleen

The Need of the Moment...

The IT department of Herleen Local government has over 2700 users. The department was finding it cumbersome to track the accounts and objects that were no longer in use. They wanted a solution that will:

  • Generate reports on all AD objects
  • Identify disabled users in AD
  • Isolate unused groups, GPOs, etc.

Solution

The IT staff evaluated a variety of Active Directory tools and found ADManager Plus to be a software tailored to suit their needs. ADManager Plus featured:

  • A comprehensive reporting bundle with over 100+ useful reports.
  • Exclusive reports to identify disabled users, unused groups, GPOs, etc.
  • Ability to Clean Up AD from reports generated on inactive objects.
  • Ease of report generation and intuitive User Interface.
"ADManager Plus made it easy for us to identify disabled users, groups and group policy objects in AD."

Results

The IT department of Herleen local government now keeps a close watch on all its Active Directory objects. Identifying unused and disabled objects in the Active Directory is no more a puzzle to the IT staff. All that they need to do is simply generate a report using ManageEngine ADManager Plus.

"ADManager Plus was by far the best software among the others that we evaluated." - Ronald Stoffels, Herleen
Other features

Bulk User Management

Fire a shotgun-shell of AD User Management Tasks in a Single Shot. Also use csv files to manage users. Effect bulk changes in the Active Directory, including configuring Exchange attributes.

Active Directory Password Management

Reset password and set password propertied from a single web-based console, without compromising on the security of your AD! Delegate your password-reset powers to the helpdesk technicians too!

Active Directory Compliance Reports

Active Directory reports to assist you for compliance to Government Regulatory Acts like SOX, HIPAA, GLBA, PCI, USA PATRIOT...and much more! Make your organization compliance-perfect!

Active Directory Workflow

A mini Active Directory ticket-management and compliance toolkit right within ADManager Plus! Define a rigid yet flexible constitution for every task in your AD. Tighten the reins of your AD Security.

Active Directory Cleanup

Get rid of the inactive, obsolete and unwanted objects in your Active Directory to make it more secure and efficient...assisted by ADManager Plus's AD Cleanup capabilities.

Active Directory Automation

A complete automation of AD critical tasks such as user provisioning, inactive-user clean up etc. Also lets you sequence and execute follow-up tasks and blends with workflow to offer a brilliant controlled-automation.