UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java Documentation

Product Information

Standard Edition Release Notes

Provides information about changes made between releases of the Standard Edition of the LDAP SDK.


Commercial Edition Release Notes

Provides information about changes made between releases of the Commercial Edition of the LDAP SDK.


Generated API Documentation

Provides Javadoc documentation generated from the LDAP SDK source code. This documentation includes numerous examples demonstrating its use. This link opens in a new window.


Additional Functionality in the Commercial Edition

Provides an overview of additional features and capabilities that are available only in the Commercial Edition of the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java.


Frequently-Asked Questions

Provides answers to some common questions that users might have about the UnboundID LDAP SDK. This is a good place to start if you're new to the LDAP SDK.


Advantages of the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java

Describes the benefits provided by the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java and its advantages over other Java-based LDAP APIs like the Java Naming and Directory Interface (JNDI) and the Netscape Directory SDK for Java.


Getting Started with the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java

Provides a technical overview of the capabilities of the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java and information about how to get started using it to develop directory-enabled applications.


Using the LDAP SDK Persistence Framework

Provides an overview of the UnboundID LDAP SDK persistence framework, which can be used to easily store and retrieve Java objects in an LDAP directory, including support for add, modify, delete, and search operations.


Using the In-Memory Directory Server

Provides information about the in-memory directory server, the features it provides, and the ways that you can configure and interact with it.


Example Source Code

Source code for example programs that illustrate the use of the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java.


Getting Help

Information about how to obtain assistance, submit problem reports, or provide other feedback about the UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java.


LDAP Specifications

A number of LDAP specification documents (e.g., RFCs and Internet Drafts) for the LDAP protocol, extensions, schema elements, etc., as well as other references that may be useful when working with LDAP.


License

The UnboundID LDAP SDK for Java (Commercial Edition) is available under three licenses:

  • LICENSE-GPLv2.txt -- The GNU General Public License version 2 (GPLv2), an OSI-approved open source license.

  • LICENSE-LGPLv2.1.txt -- The GNU Lesser General Public License version 2.1 (LGPLv2.1), an OSI-approved open source license.

  • LICENSE-UnboundID-LDAPSDK.txt -- The UnboundID LDAP SDK Free Use License, a custom license which allows for free use and redistribution in open source or proprietary applications.