Directory Services Project
Directory Services Infrastructure
- Statement of Direction
This is where we are headed with directory services in the near-to-intermediate
term. Note that this was originally written back in 1996 and we're
quickly closing in on realizing most of these goals (it now being
early 1999). That statement will need to be updated soon to reflect
this, and to point where we're going next.
These are the facets of our current Directory Service Infrastructure
for Clients of Stanford Enterprise Directory Services
This page has info for those Stanford folks who are directory-enabling
their applications. Note that it is not information for users.
It is for programmatic clients. Information includes pointers to
client libraries, documentation, data model of our directory service
with Dependencies on Directories
We've rolled a bunch of our projects into an overall umbrella project
called Project Horton. Many of the Horton projects are directory-enabled.
- The SUNetID and
- This is the SUNetID Project Web Page. This
link is here because the Horton page doesn't point to the SUNetID
project page - it points to the service page.
Directory Services Musings
This is a grab-bag of: musings on Directory Services, pointers to operating
instances & examples, pointers to various information sources, etc.
- Directory Services Presentations
musings including pointers to other organization's Directory
Services projects and such. Includes X.500 & LDAP roadmap &
FAQ (this stuff badly needs updating -- caveat emptor!)