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Migration Manager for Active Directory

Restructure and consolidate Active Directory with zero impact. Migration Manager for Active Directory provides coexistence capabilities, streamlined project management and business-critical support to help you deliver zero-impact AD migrations. Your end users maintain secure access to workstations, resources and email throughout the entire migration process. This comprehensive Microsoft Active Directory migration tool  helps you migrate your AD with no downtime, no data loss, and no stress.

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Migration Manager for Active Directory

Mitigate risk with this Microsoft Active Directory migration tool

As mergers and acquisitions increase, Active Directory (AD) consolidation and restructuring is becoming more complex, and native tools are limited. You must plan carefully so that you don’t miss key dependencies or overlook critical resources and user groups that must be migrated. Over half of all migrations fail, but you can complete yours accurately when you’re armed with the right Active Directory migration tools to restructure and consolidate with no impact to end users. Migration Manager for Active Directory changes all that, allowing you to restructure and merge Active Directory and file servers with zero impact to end users.

Key benefits

Zero-impact migration

Restructure and consolidate your AD during business hours with no adverse effect on user productivity, using this Microsoft Active Directory migration tool.

Complete coexistence

Maintain seamless user access to all network resources, regardless of their migration status.

Comprehensive planning

Plan and control any migration scenario from simple AD improvements to complete domain restructuring.

Simplified project management

Manage your migration with confidence through a robust project management interface.


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Migrate with no downtime

Restructure your AD during business hours, reducing the administrator workloads with no adverse effect on user productivity. With this Microsoft Active Directory migration tool, you can move all types of objects including users, groups, computers, volumes, printers, contacts, organizational units, network topology (e.g., sites, subnet, site links) as well as directory permissions.

Complete migration planning

Plan your migration by staging users, scheduling workstation moves and updating permissions. Control any migration scenario, from simple Active Directory improvements to a complete restructuring of your entire domain. This Active Directory migration tool lets you easily mirror your production environment to a test lab to ensure that all processes are effective and safe before they are applied.

Robust project management

Manage your migration with confidence through a robust project management interface, advanced delegation capabilities, numerous reporting options, granular undo functionality, full rollback, multi-agent architecture, distributed resource processing and permissions updating.

Automated, parallel processing

Automate the migration and enable parallel processing to save valuable time and ensure that your network has zero downtime.

Automatic updates

Save time and reduce risk by automatically updating permissions and resources, including Active Directory, SharePoint, Exchange, Internet Information Services (IIS), file and print servers, SQL Server, cluster servers and the System Management Server (SMS) from Microsoft. You can also update NTFS security, shares and more.

Secure execution

Use “test mode” to verify the accuracy and security of your migration plan. Then use this Microsoft Active Directory migration tool to optimize your post-migration environment, preserving passwords and removing source accounts and related references

Avera Health

If we’d had a 90 percent success rate, that would have been good, but we achieved 99 percent! That is just outstanding and really hard to believe….It’s almost mind-blowing.

Curtis Mavity Senior Systems Engineer, Avera Health Read Case Study

Adient US

Industry leader. Ease of use. Integration with compliance suite. Quality support model.

IT Director, Adient US

Staples Solutions

[Migration Manager]…can give you the possibility to reduce the cost of the migration as well as improve the end user satisfaction.

Head of Servers, Staples Solutions


  • AMD 64
  • Intel EM64T

1 GB or more

Hard Disk Space

Minimum 300 MB

Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 or higher
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Service Pack 1 or higher (x64 edition)
Additional software

Additional software in case of public folders migration to Microsoft Exchange 2013:

  • Shared Components of Migration Manager for Exchange

Additional software for Microsoft SQL Server.

These are general requirements; for more details, please see Migration Manager for AD - Technical Documentation.


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