The typical network in a medium to large enterprise is completely heterogeneous, so interoperability between and among operating systems is imperative. For improved interoperability, Windows 2000
In addition, if you deploy Active Directory you can integrate multiple namespaces under various operating systems into one unified and easily manageable directory. Information on interoperating with Novell NetWare is covered in Chapter 21. Specifics about UNIX interoperability are covered in Chapter 22. Chapter 23 describes how to use Macintosh Services on a Windows 2000 network.