directory services

   A listing of all users and resources on a network, designed to help clients locate network users and services. Some examples are the OSI's X.500, Novell Directory Services (NDS), Microsoft's Active Directory, and Banyan's StreetTalk.

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  • global directory services —    Directory services that view the entire network as a single entity. A global directory system allows the network administrator to define all network resources users, printers, and servers at one time.    Banyan s StreetTalk and Novell s… …   Dictionary of networking

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  • GEDS (Government Electronic Directory Services) — The Government Electronic Directory Services (GEDS) provide a directory of the Canadian civil service for all regions across Canada. The Canadian government s Information Technology Services Branch developed GEDS to integrate two directory… …   Wikipedia

  • Novell Directory Services —    Abbreviated NDS. A distributed directory system from Novell, similar in scope and concept to the X.500 directory services specification. Originally designed for use with Novell NetWare, NDS is now available for several other platforms,… …   Dictionary of networking

  • Novell Directory Services — eDirectory Entwickler Novell Aktuelle Version 8.8 SP6 (15. Oktober 2010) Betriebssystem Plattformunabhängig Kategorie Verzeichnisdienst …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Netware Directory Services — Netware Directory Services,   NDS …   Universal-Lexikon

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