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RE: LDAP Group Membership Scalability

Fantastic! What I was hoping/expecting to hear :-).

From: Gavin Henry [ghenry@OpenLDAP.org]
Sent: Friday, August 08, 2008 4:57 PM
To: Jeff Sussna
Cc: openldap-technical@openldap.org
Subject: Re: LDAP Group Membership Scalability

Jeff Sussna wrote:
> I am looking into using OpenLDAP to manage users and groups for my
> system. A single group may contain up to 50,000 users. Does the LDAP
> group membership mechanism suffer any scalability problems at that size?
> ---------------------------------------------------------------
> Jeff Sussna

No. Some fortune 50s have every employee in an OpenLDAP Dynamic Group.

Kind Regards,

Gavin Henry.
OpenLDAP Engineering Team.

E ghenry@OpenLDAP.org

Community developed LDAP software.