Namescape Releases rDirectory 2.2 to Enhance Windows Active Directory Management

Enriched and Unique Features Ease Identity Data Administration

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - February 4, 2008) - Namescape Corporation is pleased to announce the new feature-rich upgrade release of their flagship product, rDirectory. Namescape's web-based application rDirectory 2.2 offers unique features that broaden the scope of capabilities in data identity and security management, alleviating costs and leveraging any organization's Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory investments by improving performance and creating greater flexibility.

rDirectory is an advanced employee directory that includes roles-based delegation, user self-service editing, group management, provisioning, and password management. Key features that are enhanced with this important rDirectory 2.2 release include:

--  rDirectory Portal Integration - to expand use with any portal or web
    page with seamless integration.
--  rDirectory Data Integrity Enforcement - to allow checks at login and
    force profile updates to streamline management by users and manage multiple
    data requirements for unique users with greater control.
--  rDirectory Provisioning - to provide custom name formatting, home
    folder provisioning and location data templates to ease the technology
    administration of complex organizational structures and effectively manage
    individual user profiles and provisioning requirements.
--  rDirectory GINA-Free and GINA Logon - to offer better management of
    myPassword user access, capabilities that are unique to Namescape's

"There are 15 significant enhancements in the new release that provide an absolute bottom-line benefit to any organization that is looking to lower soft and hard dollar costs associated with identity data and security management," said Randy Bradley, president of Namescape. "We are excited about our new upgrade, as we've responded to our customers' needs by providing features that significantly increase the value of any installed application of Windows Active Directory."

rDirectory 2.2 is vital to complex organizations. It provides insight into their enterprise through their technology infrastructure by standardizing profiles, locations and creating accessibility of who is in the organization. Namescape rDirectory users benefit by creating a resource directory for the entire enterprise that extends beyond content and becomes an asset and human capital management tool of who, where and how people work within their organization.

CIO and technology leaders find rDirectory provides the openness and flexibility to accurately use the information and native security available with Microsoft's Active Directory. The features included in rDirectory 2.2 streamline administration, increase efficiencies and reduce help desk support requirements with enhancements such as home folder provisioning, template-based management features, single portal hosting and automated data integrity enforcement and password resets.

The new features are available today to all existing Namescape rDirectory customers with active maintenance and are automatically provided at no charge. rDirectory comes pre-configured with common applications. There are four editions available of rDirectory, designed to provide tailored solutions based on a customer's exact needs and requirements. To learn more about the new rDirectory 2.2 release, contact Namescape at 602-667-8900.

About Namescape Corporation

Namescape Corporation, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, is the leader in Employee Directory and Resource Directory applications that extend the value of Microsoft's Active Directory. Our applications leverage your IT infrastructure by providing scalable web-based directory solutions, whatever the size of your organization. Namescape's mission is to enable organizations and employees to realize the full potential of directory technology in everyday activities. For more information, call 602-667-8900 or visit All product and company names herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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