Windows Server 2016 New AD Schema Objects

Windows Server 2016 New AD Schema Objects

Hello,

With Windows Server 2016, Active Directory Domain Services got some new attributes. The schema got updated through the Technical Preview :

If we take a look a Windows Server 2012 R2, there is 1739 objects in the schema :

Windows Server 2016 New AD Schema Objects

Windows Server 2016 New AD Schema Objects – Windows Server 2012 R2

Then, if we look at Windows Server 2016 :

Windows Server 2016 New AD Schema Objects - Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2016 New AD Schema Objects – Windows Server 2016

So, there is 30 new objects in the Active Directory schema, hereunder the list of them :

Get-ADObject -Filter * -SearchBase (Get-ADRootDSE).schemaNamingContext -Properties WhenCreated | Group-Object -Property {Get-Date $_.WhenCreated -Format 'yyyy/MM/dd hh'} | Where-Object -FilterScript {$_.Name -like '2016/10/14 11'} | Select-Object -ExpandProperty Group
  1. ms-DS-Device-MDMStatus
  2. ms-DS-External-Directory-Object-Id
  3. ms-DS-Is-Compliant
  4. ms-DS-Key-Id
  5. ms-DS-Key-Material
  6. ms-DS-Key-Usage
  7. ms-DS-Key-Principal
  8. ms-DS-Key-Principal-BL
  9. ms-DS-Device-DN
  10. ms-DS-Computer-SID
  11. ms-DS-Custom-Key-Information
  12. ms-DS-Key-Approximate-Last-Logon-Time-Stamp
  13. ms-DS-Key-Credential
  14. ms-DS-Device-Trust-Type
  15. ms-DS-Shadow-Principal-Sid
  16. ms-DS-Shadow-Principal-Container
  17. ms-DS-Shadow-Principal
  18. ms-DS-Key-Credential-Link
  19. ms-DS-Key-Credential-Link-BL
  20. Dns-Zone-Scope-Container
  21. Dns-Zone-Scope
  22. ms-DS-Expire-Passwords-On-Smart-Card-Only-Accounts
  23. ms-DS-Token-Group-Names
  24. ms-DS-Token-Group-Names-Global-And-Universal
  25. ms-DS-Token-Group-Names-No-GC-Acceptable
  26. ms-DS-User-Allowed-NTLM-Network-Authentication
  27. ms-DS-Service-Allowed-NTLM-Network-Authentication
  28. ms-DS-Strong-NTLM-Policy
  29. ms-DS-Source-Anchor
  30. ms-DS-Object-SOA

Those new attributes pushed the objectversion to 87 from 69 for Windows Server 2012R2. There is no change from the Technical Preview 5.

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