Directory Services


universal group
A group that can contain members from any domain and can be granted permissions to resources in any domain in the current domain forest.
update sequence number
A type of identifier that is used to control replication between domain controllers in Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003 family operating systems.
See user principal name.
user principal name
A logon name type of a user on a Microsoft Windows 2000 or Windows Server 2003 network. The user principal name consists of the user object name used in Active Directory, followed by the at symbol (@) and then, typically, the Domain Name System parent domain. For example, JeffSmith in the domain tree might have the user principal name
See update sequence number.