Azure Active Directory vs OpenLDAP

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OpenLDAP vs Azure Active Directory: What are the differences?

OpenLDAP: An open source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. It is a free, open-source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. Lightweight Directory Access is an application protocol that is used to crosscheck information on the server end; Azure Active Directory: Identity and access management for the cloud. It is a comprehensive identity and access management solution that gives you a robust set of capabilities to manage users and groups. You can get the reliability and scalability you need with identity services that work with your on-premises, cloud, or hybrid environment.

OpenLDAP and Azure Active Directory belong to "User Management and Authentication" category of the tech stack.

Wealthsimple, Focus21 Inc., and Runpath are some of the popular companies that use Azure Active Directory, whereas OpenLDAP is used by MIT, Impossible Software, and Navigos group. Azure Active Directory has a broader approval, being mentioned in 11 company stacks & 23 developers stacks; compared to OpenLDAP, which is listed in 13 company stacks and 21 developer stacks.

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      What is Azure Active Directory?

      It is a comprehensive identity and access management solution that gives you a robust set of capabilities to manage users and groups. You can get the reliability and scalability you need with identity services that work with your on-premises, cloud, or hybrid environment.

      What is OpenLDAP?

      It is a free, open-source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. Lightweight Directory Access is an application protocol that is used to crosscheck information on the server end.

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      What are some alternatives to Azure Active Directory and OpenLDAP?
      AWS IAM
      It enables you to manage access to AWS services and resources securely. Using IAM, you can create and manage AWS users and groups, and use permissions to allow and deny their access to AWS resources.
      Okta
      Connect all your apps in days, not months, with instant access to thousands of pre-built integrations - even add apps to the network yourself. Integrations are easy to set up, constantly monitored, proactively repaired and handle authentication and provisioning.
      Auth0
      A set of unified APIs and tools that instantly enables Single Sign On and user management to all your applications.
      JSON Web Token
      JSON Web Token is an open standard that defines a compact and self-contained way for securely transmitting information between parties as a JSON object. This information can be verified and trusted because it is digitally signed.
      Amazon Cognito
      You can create unique identities for your users through a number of public login providers (Amazon, Facebook, and Google) and also support unauthenticated guests. You can save app data locally on users’ devices allowing your applications to work even when the devices are offline.
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