AD domain server authentication of OceanStor 9000

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Active Directory (AD) is a type of directory service specific to Windows distributed networks. After joining an AD domain, OceanStor 9000 supports access to and authentication of AD domain users.
AD domain server authentication is applicable to CIFS file sharing.
If AD domain server authentication is adopted, an AD domain server and a DNS server must be available, and OceanStor 9000 and clients must join the AD domain.

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NIS domain server authentication of OceanStor 9000
Network Integration Service (NIS) is a directory service technology that simplifies UNIX- and Linux-based desktop management. After joining an NIS domain, OceanStor 9000 supports access to and authentication of NIS domain users. NIS domain server authentication is applicable to NFS file sharing. If NIS domain server authentication is adopted, an NIS domain server must be available, and OceanStor 9000 and clients must join the NIS domain.

Adding OceanStor 9000 V100R001C01 to an AD domain
Procedure for adding OceanStor 9000 V100R001C01 to an AD domain: 1. Log in to DeviceManager. 2. Check DNS server settings. a. Choose Settings > Cluster Settings > Basic Information > External DNS Server's Configuration. b. Confirm that DNS server IP addresses have been correctly set. If the IP addresses are incorrect or have not been set, set them in the corresponding text boxes. c. Click Test. If a success message is displayed, the DNS server has been configured. If no success message is displayed, troubleshoot network connectivity faults. 3. Add OceanStor 9000 to an AD domain. a. Choose Settings > Cluster Settings > Authentication Settings > Domain Authentication Settings. b. Under AD Domain, set Administrator username, Password, and Full domain name of the AD domain. c. Click Join. After the operation succeeds, Domain Status becomes Join Domain.

LDAP domain server authentication of OceanStor 9000
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a TCP/IP-based network protocol used to search for network resources, control user access, and query authentication information. After joining an LDAP domain, OceanStor 9000 supports access to and authentication of LDAP domain users. LDAP domain server authentication is applicable to NFS file sharing. If LDAP domain server authentication is adopted, an LDAP domain server must be available, and OceanStor 9000 and clients must join the LDAP domain.

Adding OceanStor 9000 V100R001C01 to an LDAP domain
Procedure for adding OceanStor 9000 V100R001C01 to an LDAP domain: 1. Log in to DeviceManager. 2. Choose Settings > Cluster Settings > Authentication Settings > Domain Authentication Settings. 3. Under LDAP Domain, configure LDAP domain authentication. 4. Optional: Click Test to check whether OceanStor 9000 can connect to the IP address. 5. Click Save to complete the LDAP domain authentication configuration.

Adding OceanStor 9000 V100R001C01 to an NIS domain
Procedure for adding OceanStor 9000 V100R001C01 to an NIS domain: 1. Log in to DeviceManager. 2. Choose Settings > Cluster Settings > Authentication Settings > Domain Authentication Settings. 3. Under NIS Domain, configure NIS domain authentication. 4. Optional: Click Test to check whether OceanStor 9000 can connect to the domain name or the IP address. 5. Click Save to complete the NIS domain authentication configuration.

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