ou

X.500 organizationalUnitName attribute for the name of an organizational unit. Example: Product Development

Origin

RFC 4519

Usage

userApplications

Superior Type

name

OID

2.5.4.11

Substring Matching Rule

caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch

Equality Matching Rule

caseIgnoreMatch

Single Value

false: multiple values allowed

Names

organizationalUnitName, ou

Ordering Matching Rule

caseIgnoreOrderingMatch

User Modification Allowed

true

Used By

account, applicationEntity, applicationProcess, dSA, device, document, documentSeries, groupOfEntries, groupOfNames, groupOfURLs, groupOfUniqueNames, inetOrgPerson, organizationalPerson, organizationalRole, organizationalUnit, pilotDSA, pilotOrganization, sunservice, sunservicecomponent, untypedObject

Schema File

00-core.ldif

Syntax

DirectoryString