VOM can be interfaced to an Active Directory or LDAP server for non-root administration login. See the following section in the VOM 4.0 Administration Guide.
Configuring Lightweight Directory Access
Protocol-based authentication on the Management
or the Related Knowledge below (technotes).
All documentation can be found at the Downloads / Documentation section of the SORT web site:
4.0 Administrator's Guide
Example to reach the LDAP/AD discovery wizard/template:
Select Settings / Authentication Brokers then click Configure LDAP/AD button.
Customer completes LDAP/AD discovery wizard as follows:
And discovery of the LDAP/AD server fails.
Invalid syntax (missing input elements).
Corrected syntax format (as follows):
Query information (search base):
VOM 4.0 Central Server (Linux Redhat 5)
While this issue was discovered in the specified environment, it will likely be relevant to other versions and platforms as well.