Yes. It has been tested and works fine on Windows Server 2016. It also works on Windows 2003, 2008 and 2012.
Yes, Yes and Yes. We have many worldwide deployments using BMC Control SA or Passport. We also have many healthcare providers running PSynch and Courion. In all cases, the BMC, PSynch and Courion do not provide native password filtering (only filtering if you change passwords via their web page). Thus, their password filtering rules can be bypassed.
The default dictionary (27,000 words) takes about 10 milliseconds to process. Most servers will process around 5 million words per second. So in less than one second nFront Password Filter can check a user's proposed new password against over 5 million common passwords.
Yes. All group policies will appear in English. If you are using dictionary checking the dictionary file may be saved in an ANSI, Unicode or UTF-8 formats. The later formats supports characters from all languages. The optional client currently provides messages in English, German, French, Italian and Spanish.
Yes. You still configure a single GPO to control nFront Password Filter. However, within each policy you can specify multiple OU paths to include or exclude. You can also include and exclude groups.
Yes. You can apply a policy to one security group and the policy will apply to users who are members of that group and any groups nested inside of that group.