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Basic concepts of OpenLDAP

LDAP LDAP is just a type of database specialized for look ups. Reads are fast while writes are supported but relatively slow. That’s why LDAP is commonly used to store centralized user accounts. In LDAP, data is stored nodes (much like a record in a relational DB). Each node has some named attributes. For example, a node representing a user ...

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