Additional Resources


Updated: October 11, 2012

Applies To: Windows Server 2012

For more information about the technologies discussed in this guide, see topics referenced in the following sections.

  •  IPsec (

    This TechNet page contains links to a variety of documents currently available for Internet Protocol security (IPsec) for Windows available as connection security rules.

  • Server and Domain Isolation (

    This TechNet page contains links to documentation about the most common uses for IPsec: server isolation and domain isolation.

Group Policy is a key method for implementing firewall and server and domain isolation designs.

For more information about Group Policy and related technologies, see:

  • Group Policy Group Policy Overview (

    This page contains links to the documents currently available for Group Policy.

  • WMI Filtering Using GPMC (

  •  HOWTO: Leverage Group Policies with WMI Filters (

    This article describes how to create a WMI filter to set the scope of a GPO based on computer attributes, such as operating system.

Organizations can use AD DS to manage users and resources, such as computers, printers, or applications, on a network. Server isolation and domain isolation also require AD DS to use the Kerberos V5 protocol for IPsec authentication.

For more information about AD DS and related technologies, see: