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Computerworld Australia: An Open-Source Directory Management Tool

Jun 14, 2004, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dave Kearns)

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

"For the developer--whether an in-house member of staff, a part-time coder, an independent one-man shop, or someone involved with writing applications and services for major vendors - the problem of finding a directory to hold identity information isn't difficult. In fact, it isn't a problem. All the major directory vendors have programs to supply free copies of their directories to developers. But even if you don't qualify for one of those programs you can still download, for free, the OpenLDAP directory. However, there is a problem with some of these programs and services: How do you administer the directory outside of your own application...?"

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