vCloud Director supports various combinations of operating system, LDAP server, and authentication method.

Supported Combinations of Operating System, LDAP Server, and Authentication Method displays a list of what vCloud Director supports.

Table 1. Supported Combinations of Operating System, LDAP Server, and Authentication Method
Operating System LDAP Server Authentication Method
Windows 2003 Active Directory Simple
Windows 2003 Active Directory Simple SSL
Windows 2003 Active Directory Kerberos
Windows 2003 Active Directory Kerberos SSL
Windows 2008 Active Directory Simple
Windows 7 (2008 R2) Active Directory Simple
Windows 7 (2008 R2) Active Directory Simple SSL
Windows 7 (2008 R2) Active Directory Kerberos
Windows 7 (2008 R2) Active Directory Kerberos SSL
Linux OpenLDAP Simple
Linux OpenLDAP Simple SSL