Topic 7

Date: 3/1/2017
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Linux System Administration


Access to an LDAP Server

  • Clients can query and modify data in the Directory using commands.

    LDAP vendors

  • OpenLDAP (OpenLDAP public license) http://www.openldap.org
  • Red Hat LDAP (former Netscape Directory)
    COMMERCIAL Offerings:
  • SunOne (iPlanet) Directory Server
  • Novell's eDirectory
  • IBM Directory Server
  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Innosoft
  • Lotus Domino
  • Nexor
  • Critical Path


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