Hierarchical Databases

How to access Active Directory through the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
  • Carsten Thomsen


In this chapter I will discuss the LDAP directory protocol and how it can be used for connecting to Active Directory, Microsoft’s network directory service. Active Directory is a hierarchical database, and you can find a general description of such in Chapter 2.


Directory Service Organizational Unit Domain Name System Domain Component Common Name 
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