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Likewise® enterprise solutions improve management and interoperability of Windows, Linux, UNIX and Mac systems with easy-to-use software for administration and centralized cross-platform authentication. Likewise Enterprise provides familiar Windows-based tools for system administrators to seamlessly integrate Linux and UNIX systems with Microsoft Active Directory. This enables companies running mixed networks to use existing Windows skills and resources, maximize the value of their Active Directory investment, strengthen the security of their network and lower Linux server TCO.
Using Likewise to Comply with PCI Data Security Standards
This document describes how Likewise and Microsoft Active Directory can foster compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, a set of requirements for businesses that process payment card information. Developed by Visa, American Express, Discover Financial Services, and other members of the PCI Security Standards Council, the standard sets forth policies, procedures, and practices to protect customer account data. The standard includes specific requirements for strictly controlling access to customer data, authenticating business users, monitoring access, maintaining a secure network, and auditing system resources.