Overview of the Microsoft Project Server security architecture

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The Microsoft Project enterprise management and resource management features include the following products:
Microsoft Project Professional
Microsoft Project Server
Microsoft Project Web Access
Microsoft Project Server includes an enhanced set of administration and security tools that extend the concepts that were first introduced with Microsoft Project Central. You can gain access to these tools by using Microsoft Project Web Access. These tools are designed to permit you to do the following:
  • Simplify the day-to-day tasks involved in managing the operations of the server
  • Take advantage of security features from Microsoft Windows 2000 and Microsoft Windows XP-based servers
  • Maintain the Microsoft Project Central security features


For more information about Microsoft Project Server 2002 security architecture, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
This site includes an overview of Windows and Microsoft Project Server security concepts; the default configuration; and the recommended security settings for department, multiple department hosting, and enterprise configurations.

For more information about Microsoft Office Project Server 2003 security architecture, visit the following Microsoft Web site to obtain the Online Books for Project Server 2003: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/projectserver/bb310640.aspx


Article ID: 321375 - Last Review: February 27, 2014 - Revision: 4.0
  • Microsoft Office Project Server 2003
  • Microsoft Office Project Professional 2003
  • Microsoft Project 2002 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Project Server 2002
  • Microsoft Office Project Web Access
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