Unified Directory: An Interview with Etienne Remillon
By Naresh Persaud-Oracle on Jan 21, 2012
Etienne Remillon is principal Product Manager in charge of Oracle's Unified Directory Server offering. As a veteran directory expert, Etienne was product manager for the Sun IPlanet Directory Server and is now focused on Oracle's next wave of directory innovation. As the web access market has grown, the demands for more scalable authentication and authorization has required greater scale. In this interview Etienne discusses the drivers shaping the directory server market. While many think directory servers are a commodity item, Etienne explains how the demand for write performance and mobile computing are dramatically changing the way we look at directories. Click here to listen to this interview.
As more organizations create mobile application stores and serve more data to consumers and employees, the corporate and extranet directories need to scale to accomodate the increase demand. In addition, with more mobile applications storing location data and personalization data, the fraction of write transactions in a typical environment is increasing.Click here for info on Oracle Unified Directory 11g.