Static Group Synchronization

The Static Group Synchronization task will search your network (Active Directory, Open Directory, LDAP, local network or VMware) for computers and put them into a Static group. If you select Synchronize with Active Directory during Server Installation, found computers will be added to the All group. To synchronize Linux computers joined to Windows domain, follow these detailed instructions.

There are 3 Synchronization modes:

Active Directory/Open Directory/LDAP - Type in the basic Server connection information. Click here for detailed instructions.

MS Windows Network - Enter a Workgroup to be used, along with the appropriate user credentials. Click here for detailed instructions.

VMware - Type in the VMware vCenter Server connection information. Click here for detailed instructions.