The OID Directory

The "OID Directory" is an EXPERIMENTAL Internet Draft (ID) series written by Jesse Coretta.

The documents in the series define terms, procedures and abstract components required for managing the "OID tree" -- in part or in whole -- under the standard X.500/LDAP model.

ID Series

The links below refer to the official and most recent instances of the "OID Directory" ID series on the IETF Datatracker.


To encourage feedback and community involvement, resources are available on GitHub at the following resources:


EXPERIMENTAL IDs should not be used in ANY production environment. This page, and the related GitHub repositories, are provided for informational, testing and proof-of-concept purposes only. Absolutely NO WARRANTY is provided.

Registered OIDs

The complete manifest of all OIDs registered as a result of this ID series may be viewed here.

Advanced Documentation