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Enterprise Directory

Enterprise Directory Affiliates Branch

The Enterprise Affiliates branch is used to manage NetID accounts for former students who have not attended Texas A&M in the past two years and are no longer eligible for the majority of campus resources. People in this branch use their UIN as the login ID.

Summary of Attributes

  1. General person attributes
  2. Student-related attributes
  3. Entry management attributes (attributes for identity, reconciliation, selection, and directory build)

Entry Structure

The ldap entry for an individual is composed of standard LDAP objectclasses and of custom objectclasses specific to Texas A&M University.

Texas A&M University Affiliate Branch Object Class Hierarchy

Every entry in the Affiliates branch is assigned the following object classes:

  • top
  • person
  • organizationalPerson
  • inetOrgPerson
  • tamuEduAuthN
  • tamuPerson
  • tamuEduPerson