Chapter 2: How Delegation Works in Active Directory
Updated: December 5, 2005
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
This chapter provides an in-depth understanding of how delegation works in Active Directory. Understanding how delegation works helps you to create, implement, and maintain an efficient and security-conscious delegation model. It helps to you address the needs of your stakeholders when you delegate administrative authority to, or authorize access for, any stakeholder. Finally, a better understanding of how delegation works helps you to make better informed design decisions, taking into account the technical capabilities and issues involved in delegating administrative authority.