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CornellAD

CIT Supported

CornellAD is Cornell’s implementation of Microsoft's LDAP directory service, Active Directory. It provides:

  • Authentication, authorization, group management, and GuestID services
  • Features such as automated provisioning of identity data, access to identity data via LDAP query, and reference groups

With CornellAD, CIT keeps the directory infrastructure running and provides general campus service functions such as authentication, authorization, and account provisioning.  Campus Active Directory OU administrators and IT service providers can then use this infrastructure to deliver services to their end users.

Different levels of service are available. Campus IT service providers can take advantage of the full range of benefits by becoming CornellAD OU administrators or can choose instead to use only general campus service features such as authentication, authorization, group management and GuestIDs.

A Service For...

  • IT Professionals

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