UW Active Directory Modifications
How does Lenovo Unified Workspace affect Active Directory and specifically the Schema?
What modifications is UW making to the Schema?
During the initial installation, UW will add (not modify or remove) several auxiliary attributes and classes to the AD schema so that later, UW will be able to create new directory objects for storing our configuration. All of the specific attributes and classes that we add (along with the matching syntax) is described publicly on our KB here: https://helpdesk.lenovosoftware.com/portal/kb/articles/latest-schema-report-22-8-2017
What other modifications does UW make to Active Directory?
After the Schema has been updated, the installation wizard will ask to create a new container (OU) in the directory. This is where all of the necessary directory objects will be created that will serve as the base configuration for UW. Additionally, UW-specific information will be stored in the attributes of user and group objects.
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