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Infrastructure Division of Information Technology

Directory Services

Enterprise Directory

Enterprise Directory Sponsored Affiliates Branch

The Enterprise Sponsored Affiliates branch is used to manage NetID accounts for parents of Texas A&M University students. People in this branch are allowed to have a customized login ID.

Summary of Attributes

  1. General person attributes
  2. 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 Spponsored Affiliates Branch Object Class Hierarchy

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

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