Services are a great feature of Windows – but one that most of us don’t manage very well, or take full advantage of. Changing service account passwords regularly is important for security and regulatory compliance, and changing service account permissions can make the environment easier to manage. But we tend not to change either very often, because it’s tedious, time-consuming, error-prone and risky.
This paper explores the options available for managing service accounts – including one that makes the job easy, reliable and safe. You’ll have no reason not to make your environment more secure and easier to manage.