The ODS is deemed to be a revolutionary product for the next generation business. The service comprises Oracle Internet Directory, Oracle Virtual Directory, and Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition to mold several solutions into one for maximum optimization. A huge number of functions depend on directories that require to be optimized to suit different needs at each use. By bringing together a synchronization of several services useful for the data retrieval needs, the ODS aims to provide a comprehensive solution to any business. Management of identities becomes simpler as information from existing directories can easily be migrated. Here is a list of questions that deal with how you can benefit from ODS:
Does your business handle a wide range of customer data?
Businesses that have a wide reach of global customers also handle huge amount of data. The onus to keep the data secure lies with the organization. If your answer to the question is yes, you need to indulge in a superior product that helps store and validate information that can be used at multiple locations. It helps in better coordination and services for your customers, helping boost your business in the right direction.
Does the overwhelming information stored with your business need higher protection?
If your business stores huge amount of customer data, it needs a high level of security. Your business is responsible for ensuring that the confidentiality is maintained. The Oracle directory service is a secure platform where information is stored and can be reproduced only at authenticated sources.
What are the benefits of Oracle Internet Directory?
With the help of Oracle Net Services, the Oracle Internet Directory works to providing previously stored information about users and network resources. It also provides higher scalability through maximization of support for huge amount of information. It brings about flexibility as it provides high availability and other Oracle products like Oracle Net Services and Oracle Access Manager.
How Oracle Virtual Directory helps in linking multiple data sources?
The Oracle Virtual Directory uses LDAP or XML protocols to provide a single access unit for data stored at multiple places. This helps in simplifying information distribution that does not require physical movement. The flexible nature of this application allows changes to be made to user database at any given time, allowing enhanced user experience.
The Oracle directory service can be utilized with maximum number of operating systems. By building a synchronized application, it can provide higher flexibility for the function of storing and managing information at source.
Author Bio- Arun Mehta is a Subject matter expert in Mobile Security Solutions practice at AmerIndia Technologies Inc. In this role, Arun leads a team of specialist technical consultants and architects across North America focusing on Oracle's Security and Identity Management technology like User Provisioning. Arun has been in the field of Security for over a decade and has experience across large and complex Identity Management projects in the North America region covering multiple industry verticals.