The relationship between namespaces and providers

Together, the providers, provider namespaces, and non-provider namespaces of Microsoft Provisioning System implement seamless provisioning support across many functional boundaries. Providers and namespaces both use procedures to implement provisioning functionality. The roles of providers and namespaces are very distinct. The way in which these providers and namespaces work together contributes to the extensibility of provisioning services in Microsoft Provisioning System.

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