Today I have to help troubleshoot another application with poor LDAP performance, so I figured I’d tag this here for later reference.

Creating More Efficient Active Directory-Enabled Applications

Unfortunately LDAP has become the lowest common denominator when applciations say they integrate into Active Directory for “Authentication”.   It seems it’s more of a “Hey we have this feature!” more of “hey we really thought out how this will be used and put time into it to make it perform well”