Citrix xenserver ® 6.0 administrator’s guide

Citrix XenServer ® 6.0 Administrator’s Guide
Published Thursday, 15 September 2011
1.0 Edition
Citrix XenServer ® 6.0 Administrator’s Guide
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Version: 6.0
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Contents
Document Overview……………………………………………………………………………… 1
Introducing XenServer………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1
Benefits of Using XenServer……………………………………………………………………………. 1
Administering XenServer………………………………………………………………………………… 2
XenServer Editions………………………………………………………………………………………… 2
New Features in XenServer 6.0 ………………………………………………………………………………. 2
XenServer Documentation…………………………………………………………………………………….. 4
Managing Users……………………………………………………………………………………. 5
Authenticating Users With Active Directory (AD) ………………………………………………………… 5
Configuring Active Directory Authentication……………………………………………………….. 6
User Authentication………………………………………………………………………………………. 8
Removing Access for a User……………………………………………………………………………. 9
Leaving an AD Domain…………………………………………………………………………………. 10
Role Based Access Control…………………………………………………………………………………… 10
Roles………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 11
Definitions of RBAC Roles and Permissions……………………………………………………….. 12
Using RBAC with the CLI………………………………………………………………………………. 17
To List All the Available Defined Roles in XenServer…………………………………….. 17
To Display a List of Current Subjects: ……………………………………………………….



Citrix xenserver ® 6.0 administrator’s guide