Pros and Cons of Domain-Joining VMware Hosts

August 29, 2018 / GuidesFor Team

VMware environments have been using Active Directory (AD) permission services for a long time. It makes sense for any server cluster already using AD-based for authentication to simply add VMware hosts for virtualization.

The article delves into the practice of using AD-based authentication with VMWare. With the exception of the setting up of user permissions in the AD environment are there other benefits? How about drawbacks?

A Spiceworks study showed that 82% of all virtualization uses VMware across all company sizes. If AD-based authentication on VMware is vulnerable in any way, that means a majority of modern infrastructure is vulnerable. Read on to find out if you are, and what you can do about it.
-Miyagi Kazuki

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