Under the Hood: Updates and Improvements in Active Directory Tools for Windows Server 2012
Source: Global Knowledge
Managing Active Directory in Windows Server 2012 gets easier once you master the new Server Manager. Its multi-server management capabilities enable you to fully manage Windows 2012 servers remotely with limited capabilities for Server 2008 and R2. Functional changes to Active Directory Administrative Center deliver an improved AD Recycle Bin, fine-grained password policies and Dynamic Access Control for centralized file access policies.