Active Directory management & automation
Why Adaxes

Softerra Adaxes is a comprehensive solution for Active Directory management, administration and monitoring.

Softerra Adaxes enables you to automate, streamline, and secure Active Directory provisioning.

Softerra Adaxes includes an Active Directory Web Interface that ensures access to Active Directory via web browser as well as enables user self-service and help-desk activities.

The Password Self-Service feature of Adaxes eliminates the biggest source of help desk calls - forgotten passwords and locked out accounts.

Softerra Adaxes guarantees high-performance Active Directory identity management for your enterprise due to:

  • ITSMDaily award
     Erik Blum
    Erik Blum

    Erik Blum is IT Manager for one of the fortune 500 companies and likes to share his experiences.

    Adaxes receives 5 out of 5 stars award from

    "Softerra Adaxes is the biggest surprise of the last two years. I have never been so excited about a product than now. It can save you a lot of time and even save you a lot of money with the licensing."

    "Adaxes is the right tool to solve your problem"

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  • jeff hicks
    Jeffery Hicks

    Jeffery Hicks is an IT veteran with almost 25 years of experience, much of it spent as an IT infrastructure consultant specializing in Microsoft server technologies with an emphasis in automation and efficiency. He is a multi-year recipient of the Microsoft MVP Award in Windows PowerShell.

    Softerra Adaxes Review: An Active Directory Management and Automation Solution

    "The ability to build workflows and automation to typical management tasks is a very compelling reason to give Adaxes a try. If you can carve out the time to get everything configured the way you need it, I think the product will make you a much more efficient and happier administrator."

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  • rates Adaxes 5 out of 5
    nuno mota
    Nuno Mota

    Nuno Mota is an Exchange MVP working as a Senior Microsoft Messaging Consultant for a UK IT Services Provider in London.

    He specialises in Exchange, Lync, Active Directory and PowerShell. rates Adaxes
    5 out of 5 for its Exchange capabilities.

    "Adaxes turns complex, multi-step operations into one-click actions. It is a powerful tool with vast automation capabilities, yet it is easy to configure and so intuitive to use. With all of this, Adaxes is possibly the best method to delegate and automate Exchange tasks."

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  • Sander Berkouwer
    Sander Berkouwer

    Sander Berkouwer is a Microsoft Certified Professional and a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with over a decade of experience in IT.

    Softerra Adaxes – Automating Active Directory management

    "Adaxes Active Directory Management offers many advantages over the plain Active Directory management features found in Windows Server, especially in environments with multiple domains and/or forests. Every Active Directory admin will appreciate the web interface for help desk personnel and the web interface for self-service, with its granular self-service password reset capabilities."

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  • Windows Networking Gold Award
    mitch tulloch
    Mitch Tulloch

    Mitch Tulloch is the lead author of the Windows 7 Resource Kit from Microsoft Press and is a widely recognized expert on Windows administration, networking, and security.

    Mitch has published over three hundred articles with IT pro sites and magazines, and has written two dozen books.

    Adaxes received a maximum
    of 5 out of 5 stars from

    "In conclusion, I have to say that Softerra Adaxes is a real winner when it comes to empowering mid- and large-sized organizations for streamlined and efficient Active Directory data management. I therefore rate this product 5 out of 5 – i.e. award it Gold Award and can recommend it without hesitation."

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  • 2013 Info Security's Global Excellence Awards Gold Winner
    Softerra Adaxes has been named Gold Winner in 2013 Global Excellence Awards!

    Softerra Adaxes gained global recognition for excellence in 9th Annual Info Security’s Global Excellence Industry Awards and received a prestigious Gold Winner status in Identity Management Category.

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  • Joseph Moody
    Joseph Moody

    Joseph Moody is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Software Packaging, Distribution, and Servicing. He works as an admin and contributes to his own blog

    Active Directory Users and Computers vs Adaxes

    "Adaxes completely refreshes Active Directory object management by providing a complete picture GUI that can control workflow, handle customization, and integrate with multiple tools... This same attention to detail is in each process that Adaxes controls. If I had to bet, the developers of Adaxes were Active Directory administrators that got tired of being inefficient."

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  • Theresa Miller
    Theresa Miller

    Theresa Miller is a blogger at, Citrix Technology Professional (CTP), VMware vExpert, MBA and MS Exchange specialist.

    Simplify your work-life through Active Directory Automation

    "Active Directory Automation is necessary to ensuring that your organization meets your organization security and compliance needs. Also creating better consistency across the objects in the platform. Adaxes simplifies this process ensuring that your corporate needs are not only met, but exceeded."

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Key Benefits
Increased Security
Increased Security

The Active Directory security is significantly increased due to the role-based security administration model, approval-based workflow, and automated user provisioning and deprovisioning.

Reduced Workload
Reduced Workload

Automated daily tasks and streamlined provisioning allow to avoid time-consuming actions for IT staff. The easy-to-use Self-Service Web Interface enables users to maintain their personal information themselves without involving IT personnel.

Standardized AD Environment
Standardized AD Environment

The use of auto-generation patterns and formatting constraints for object creation and modification ensures that AD resources comply with the established enterprise standards.

Audit and Monitoring
Efficient Audit and Monitoring

Comprehensive tracking capabilities and reporting facilities enable analysis and monitoring of the enterprise resources making Active Directory more regulated and elaborated.

What Users Say about Adaxes

The screen are clean and tidy in the best tradition of Softerra :-) and the all product seems logical and well organized.
Giovanni Baruzzi
Syntlogo GmbH
I like the features of Adaxes and would love to use it in our LDAP environment.
Mike Singleton
Credit One Bank
Administering AD objects, your application's a champ in my book.
Edward Gonzalez
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