Sodium Sync enables data synchronization between directory servers and other data sources such as files and databases.

On this page you can read about Sodium Sync's conformance to LDAP. X.500 and other Internet Standards. On other pages you can read about sync configuration and schedulingData Transformation Mapping and Merging, and how Sodium Sync can combine syncs and data checks into a Directory Replication Workflow and additional Sodium Sync features.

LDAP Support

Sodium Sync, provides full support for LDAP. The following LDAP standards are supported by Sodium Sync.

RFC 4511 LDAP: The Protocol, J. Sermersheim, June 2006
RFC 4512 LDAP: Directory Information Models, K. Zeilenga, June 2006
RFC 4513 LDAP: Authentication Methods and Security Mechanisms, R. Harrison, June 2006
RFC 4514 LDAP: String Representation of Distinguished Names, K. Zeilenga, June 2006
RFC 4515 LDAP: String Representation of Search Filters, M. Smith, T. Howes, June 2006
RFC 4516 LDAP: Uniform Resource Locator, M. Smith, T. Howes, June 2006
RFC 4517 LDAP: Syntaxes and Matching Rules, S. Legg, June 2006
RFC 4518 LDAP: Internationalized String Preparation, K. Zeilenga, June 2006
RFC 4519 LDAP: Schema for User Applications, A. Sciberras, June 2006
RFC 4346 The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.1, T. Dierks, E. Rescorla, April 2006
RFC 4532 LDAP: "Who am I?" Operation, K. Zeilenga, June 2006
RFC 4530 LDAP: entryUUID Operational Attribute, K. Zeilenga, June 2006
RFC 4522 LDAP: The Binary Encoding Option, S. Legg, June 2006
RFC 3673 LDAP: All Operational Attributes, K. Zeilenga, December 2003
RFC 3672 LDAP: Subentries in the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP), K. Zeilenga, S. Legg, September 2003
RFC 3671 Collective Attributes in the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)), K. Zeilenga, December 2003
RFC 3045 Collective Attributes in the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP), K. Zeilenga, December 2003
RFC 2849 The LDAP Data Interchange Format (LDIF) - Technical Specification, G. Good, June 2000
RFC 2696 LDAP Control Extension for Simple Paged Results Manipulation, C. Weider, A. Herron, A. Anantha, T. Howes, September 1999

Other Internet Standards

RFC 4180 Common Format and MIME Type for Comma-Separated Values (CSV) Files,Y. Shafranovich, October 2005

X.500 Support

Sodium Sync support Directory Access Protocol (DAP) - for client access.

ITU X.500 The Directory: Overview of concepts, models and services, ISO/IEC 9594-1, 2005
ITU X.501 The Directory: Models, ISO/IEC 9594-2, 2005
ITU X.509 The Directory: Authentication framework, ISO/IEC 9594-8, 2005
ITU X.511 The Directory: Abstract service definition, ISO/IEC 9594-3, 2005
ITU X.521 The Directory: Selected object classes, ISO/IEC 9594-7, 2005
ITU X.525 The Directory: Replication, ISO/IEC 9594-9, 2005