Friday Oct 16, 2015

Directory Services @ Oracle Open World 2015

Planing to attend Oracle Open World next week?

Meet with the Directory Services Team.

Stop by our booths: 

"Directory Services: Scalable and Performant for your Enterprise, the Cloud and Mobile" - Moscone South, Lower Left - SLM-012

Showcasing Oracle Unified Directory 11gR2PS3 and easy transition from Sun DSEE to OUD, the benefits of using OUD over DSEE, the added value gained through DB/Unix/Linux user account consolidation,  Virtual directory capabilities and how to synchronize user passwords between OUD and AD.

"Oracle Governance, Access and Directory Managed with Oracle Enterprise Manager" - Moscone South, Lower Left - SLM-019

Monitor directory services deployments including OUD replicating to and from DSEE.

Register and attend our session:

"Modernize Your Directory Architecture with Consolidation and Virtualization"

This session shows you how to modernize your directory infrastructure to optimize your user management across applications, databases, and servers. Using Oracle Directory Services, organizations can implement a modern platform with scalable storage, replication, virtualization, and synchronization. The session also shares Oracle’s vision and strategy for directory services as well as real-world customer case studies with best practices and lessons learned.

Session Id: CON9454 Wednesday, Oct 28, 3:00 p.m. | Moscone South—310

Learn more on Oracle Open World.

Downloading Oracle Unified Directory 11gR2PS3 ?

With recent update to Oracle Software Delivery Cloud, method to locate Oracle Unified Directory zip download changed.

Please go to Oracle Software Delivery Cloud.


Filter by Programs,  search for "Oracle Directory Services Plus", select required platform.

Go for Oracle Directory Services Plus, then in pull down menu, locate Oracle Unified Directory close from end of the list.

If upgrading from previous release, make sure you checked My Oracle Support note Doc ID 2064912 before running ds-start --upgrade command.

Thursday May 03, 2012

Oracle Optimized Solution for Oracle Unified Directory

The Oracle Optimized Solutions team, in partnership with the Oracle Directory team, is proud to announce a new solution that will benefit to many directory services deployments.

This solution leveraging both hardware and software provides the following:
  • 3 to 1 reduction in directory servers at 3x the performance
  • 1/3 the licensing cost with 22% less space
  • Deployment time reduced by 5x
  • Eliminates the need for hardware load balancer
For more information please go here and here.

Wednesday Feb 08, 2012

Get trained on new Oracle Unified Directory

Oracle University is scheduling its first set of classe

"Oracle Unified Directory 11g: Services Deployment Essentials Ed 1 - D73770GC10"

3/12-13 in Reston, VA - USA
3/26-27 in Vilvoorde, Belgium

Course Description
Oracle Unified Directory 11g provides all the services required for high-performance enterprise and carrier-grade environments. Oracle Unified Directory (OUD) 11g ensures scalability to billions of entries, ease of installation, elastic deployments, enterprise manageability and effective monitoring.

The Oracle Unified Directory 11g: Services Deployment Essentials course teaches student to install Oracle Unified Directory 11g and deploy servers in topologies that support replication, failover, load balancing, and co-existence with Oracle Directory Server, Enterprise Edition (ODSEE) 11g directories.

Learn To:
  • Install Oracle Unified Directory (OUD) 11g components and perform initial server setup
  • Deploy OUD 11g directory servers in replicated and distributed topologies
  • Deploy OUD 11g directory servers to co-exist with Oracle Directory Server, Enterprise Edition (ODSEE 11g) directory servers

Click here for more details and to enroll.

Monday Jan 23, 2012

Podcast on OUD

     Please check Podcast recorded on Oracle Unified Directory !

Wednesday Jul 20, 2011

Oracle Unified Directory 11gR1 Released !

We have released Oracle Unified Directory. This next generation directory service defines a new category in the directory server market.

Oracle Unified Directory is an all-in-one directory solution with storage, proxy, synchronization and virtualization capabilities.
While unifying the approach, it provides all the services required for high-performance Enterprise and carrier-grade environments. Oracle Unified Directory
ensures scalability to billions of entries, ease of installation, elastic deployments, enterprise manageability and effective monitoring. 

Highlights of Oracle Unified Directory include:

  • Next Generation product that capitalizes on Oracle's existing directory services solutions with years of continuous and innovative development
  • Apart from tremendous read performance, support for high volume writes to address new application requirements with frequent changes to identity data such as location, images, relationships
  • Support for Elastic Scalability with data distribution and global index to accommodate growth as needed
  • On-premise and Cloud computing deployments
  • Smaller footprint, making Oracle Unified Directory simple to embed, and easy to deploy and manage
  • Interoperability with Oracle Fusion Middleware and Oracle Directory Services Plus Suite

For more information about Oracle Unified Directory, visit this site.

Product Documentation

Product Download

Thursday Jul 14, 2011

Introducing Oracle Unified Directory 11g

=> July 21, 2011 at 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET / 19:00 CET

Enterprises face many choices for managing identity data: to virtualize or not to virtualize, to synchronize data or store data. The choice of directory server means choosing between multiple vendors and compromising between features and performance. Oracle Unified Directory 11g defines a new category in the directory server market. Join us for this launch webcast to learn how Oracle Unified Directory 11g provides scalability and a complete directory server solution. 

Register by clicking here.


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