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Microsoft System Center Orchestrator 2012 RC and Integration Pack for AD Beta

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The Integration Pack for Active Directory is an add-on for System Center Orchestrator 2012 that enables you to connect System Center Orchestrator to your Active Directory Server to automate its management.

Feature Summary The Integration Pack includes the following activities:

  • CreateUser
  • DeleteUser
  • UpdateUser
  • GetUser
  • CreateComputer
  • DeleteComputer
  • UpdateComputer
  • GetComputer
  • CreateGroup
  • UpdateGroup
  • DeleteGroup
  • GetGroup
  • GetOU
  • ResetUserPassword
  • DisableUser
  • EnableUser
  • UnlockUser
  • MoveUser
  • RenameUser
  • AddUserToGroup
  • RemoveUserFromGroup
  • AddComputerToGroup
  • RemoveComputerFromGroup
  • DisableComputer
  • EnableComputer
  • MoveComputer
  • RenameComputer
  • AddGroupToGroup
  • RemoveGroupFromGroup
  • MoveGroup

The System Center Orchestrator 2012 Release Candidate Integration Packs provides the capability to interface and control other existing System Center products through custom activities which are used to create runbooks.
System Center products supported:

  • System Center 2007 Operations Manager
  • System Center 2010 Service Manager
  • System Center 2008 Virtual Machine Manager
  • System Center 2010 Data Protection Manager
  • System Center 2007 Configuration Manager

Automation begins with Microsoft System Center Orchetrator and runbooks, Powershellscripts like I mentioned earlier before in SCVMM2012 :


Here you can download Microsoft System Center Orchestrator 2012 RC with Toolkits and integrationPacks


Here you can download Microsoft System Center Orchestrator 2012 integrationPack for Active Directory Beta




Author: James van den Berg

I'm Microsoft Architect and ICT Specialist and Microsoft MVP System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management

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