Enables users to login using their LDAP accounts.
The LDAP is an open,industry standard application protocol to access and to maintain distributed directory information services over an Internet Protocol (IP) network. Directory services play an important role in developing intranet and Internet applications as it ensure the sharing of information on users, systems, networks, services, and applications throughout the network. A common use of LDAP is to provide a common place to store usernames and passwords. This allows many different applications and services to connect to the LDAP server to validate users.