Virtualizing Active Directory Domain Services On VMware vSphere
As the prominent directory service and authentication store, Active Directory Domain Services
(AD DS) is in the majority of network infrastructures. This guide provides best practice guidelines for deploying AD DS on vSphere.
The recommendations in this guide are not specific to a particular set of hardware or to the size and scope of a specific AD DS implementation. The examples and considerations in this document provide guidance, but do not represent strict design requirements.