You can limit rights to access and configure particular administration features from within MCS to specific users and groups from your directory service or to virtual groups that you create.
You must have configured your directory service before you can assign rights in MCS.
The MCS System Administrators virtual group is created when you install MCS. If you upgrade from a version earlier than MCS version 2.2, this group automatically includes all users who had been given access to the MCS console in the previous version. All users in the MCS System Administrators virtual group have rights to all use services within the MCS console. For more information about virtual groups, see Adding a User or Group to the Directory Service.
In addition, two user accounts are included by default:
The rights you assign to Anonymous also determine the default rights that are used when rights are assigned for an MCS-managed product using the Anonymous account.
|To give users and groups permission to access MCS|
|Setting up Centralized Management, Overview|
|Selecting a Directory Service|
|Adding a User or Group to the Directory Service|
|Authenticating MCS Users|