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Downloading and running Centrify DirectManage Express is the simplest and quickest way to get started with Centrify Express for Linux. Using Centrify DirectManage Express, you can discover the non-Windows systems either on-premise or in the cloud and then download and install or update the correct Centrify DirectControl Express agents for each system.

Centrify Express Administrator's Guide

Describes how to install, configure, and use the components in the Centrify Express for Linux computers. Centrify Express products are available for free to provide identity and access control for cross-platform data centers using Active Directory. With support for a wide range of operating systems, hypervisors, and applications, Centrify Express agents can help your organization strengthen security and regulatory compliance while reducing IT expenses and costly interruptions to user productivity.

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Express Quick Start Guide for Linux

Provides just the information you need to quickly install the DirectControl Express Agent and configure a Linux system for Active Directory.

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Express Quick Start Guide for Deployment Manager

Provides a brief summary of the steps for installing and using Deployment Manager.

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Express Deployment Manager User's Guide

Provides complete information for using Deployment Manager to deploy Centrify software. Centrify Express is a free line of products that includes DirectManage Deployment Manager. Deployment Manager enables you to identify computers on your network and determine whether those computers are ready to deploy or have potential issues. Deployment Manager also provides a centralized console for downloading the latest versions of Centrify software, deploying the software onto selected computers, and managing local accounts on remote computers.

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Samba Integration Guide

Describes how to install and configure Centrify middleware to integrate the DirectControl agent with open-source Samba on a Linux computer.

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Centrify PuTTY Guide

PuTTY is a popular open-source tool that provides Telnet, SSH, rlogin and raw TCP client functionalities for Win32 and Linux-based platforms. Centrify has enhanced this tool to provide Kerberos-based authentication to Linux computers; so that it works seamlessly with DirectControl-managed systems. This document describes how to install the Centrify-enhanced PuTTY tool and configure the different Kerberos options.

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