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Appendix B. IBM Directory Server (LDAP)
WebSphere Portal uses the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) server extensively.
That’s why it’s important to understand the LDAP server concepts and be able to modify its
settings. This appendix provides basic information about IBM Directory Server on iSeries,
which implements LDAP. We refer to IBM Directory Server as
LDAP server throughout this
This appendix also gives an overview of the LDAP concepts. This particular section of the
appendix is based on
Implementation and Practical Use of LDAP on the IBM Eserver
, SG24-6193. It also provides instructions to help you modify the LDAP
administrator’s password and create a new LDAP suffix.
For more information about IBM Directory Server on iSeries, see
Practical Use of LDAP on the IBM Eserver iSeries Server