"At first glance, designing the directory topology of an
LDAP server may seem like an daunting task. With a little
forethought, though, the process can be relatively
"Simply put, a directory tree is nothing more than an organized
way to provide containers for storing different types of
information. Think of it as a filing system for your data...."
"Let me start by saying that there is no one correct way to set
up a directory structure. The design you choose may look similar to
others that you see, and then again it may not. You'll want to
measure the design of your directory tree by one main criterion:
Does it meet your current and projected needs efficiently? If so,
you're doing the right thing."
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