Novell Directory Services

Overview

Novell Directory Services is a distributed crossplatform directory containing network and user data. NDS is based on the X.500 directory model, and provides a framework for a unified approach to providing networked user services. UF currently has a unified NDS tree (UFL) that was created in response to UFRFC1 and UFRFC2 that is administered by the CNS Open Systems Group and used by: OAT, the Faculty Support Center, Engineering, the College of Health Professions, the Health Science Center Library, the IT Center, Office of the Vice President for Health Affairs, the College of Law, the College of Fine Arts, the College of Design Construction and Planning, the College of Medicine, the College of Dentistry, the College of Nursing, and Computing and Network Services.