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SJSDSEE6xAP Sun Java System Directory Server EE 6.x Analysis and Planning

Oracle Course Description:
The Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition: Analysis and Planning course provides students with the technical knowledge and skills necessary to design a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directory service solution deploying Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition 6. This course introduces the LDAP Directory Services Analysis and Planning (DSAP) process, a design methodology for designing and documenting an LDAP directory service deploying multiple Sun Java System Directory Servers. In applying this methodology to a business case study, students focus on planning and design -- not on operation issues. Optional hands-on labs are included.
Oracle Course Duration:
4 DAYS
Oracle Course Target Audience:
Security Administrators,System Administrator,Technical Consultant
Oracle Course Prerequisite:
Perform basic UNIX tasks and understand basic UNIX commands,Describe LDAP services at a high level,Describe features of the Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition 6 (Directory Server),Install Directory Server
Course Content:
  • Overview of the Directory Services Analysis and Planning Process

    • Describe the Directory Services Analysis and Planning (DSAP) process
    • Describe basic Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) concepts and terminology

  • Planning Your Directory Data

    • Describe the process of planning your directory data
    • Identify directory applications
    • Identify directory data stores
    • Document directory application fields
    • Document directory data store fields

  • Planning Your Directory Schema

    • Describe the process of planning your directory schema
    • Describe basic LDAP and Directory Server schema concepts
    • Match directory application fields to the default schema
    • Match directory data store fields to the default schema
    • Extend the default schema for non-matching fields
    • Identify authoritative sources for each field
    • Identify processes and procedures that need to change

  • Planning Your Directory Tree

    • Describe the process of planning your directory tree
    • Describe the components and functions of an LDAP directory tree hierarchy
    • Select a Directory Server root suffix
    • Select branch points
    • Create sample entries
    • Select unique RDNs
    • Group entries for administration

  • Creating a Database Topology

    • Describe the process of creating a database topology
    • Create a network directory map
    • Identify local master requirements
    • Partition your directory tree
    • Map databases to multiple locations

  • Creating a Database Distribution Strategy

    • Describe the process of creating a database distribution strategy
    • Identify database distribution options
    • Identify general distribution paths
    • Identify replication paths
    • Identify chaining paths
    • Identify referral paths

  • Creating a Replication Strategy

    • Describe the process of creating a replication strategy
    • Describe general strategies for write failover, read failover, and load balancing
    • Create multiple masters for write failover
    • Create hub replicas for improved performance and availability
    • Create consumer replicas for load balancing

  • Planning Your Security Policies

    • Describe the process of planning your security policies
    • Describe the Directory Server security methods
    • Define general user access control security policies
    • Define special user access control security policies
    • Define password policies
    • Define encrypted attributes
    • Create access control instruction (ACI) statements to support your security policies

  • Planning Your Indexing Strategy

    • Describe the process of planning your indexing strategy
    • Describe the default Directory Server indexes
    • Identify index types based on application search filters
    • Select attributes to index and identify index types
    • Define an indexing strategy for each database

  • Evaluating Your Plan

    • Describe the process of evaluating your plan
    • List the steps to build a test environment
    • Describe the phases of testing your design