Re: Market acceptance of X.500

Tony Genovese <genovese@ophelia.nersc.gov> Sat, 08 August 1992 14:11 UTC

Received: from ietf.nri.reston.va.us by IETF.NRI.Reston.VA.US id aa05680; 8 Aug 92 10:11 EDT
Received: from NRI.NRI.Reston.Va.US by IETF.NRI.Reston.VA.US id ab05676; 8 Aug 92 10:11 EDT
Received: from haig.cs.ucl.ac.uk by NRI.Reston.VA.US id ap08676; 8 Aug 92 10:12 EDT
Received: from bells.cs.ucl.ac.uk by haig.cs.ucl.ac.uk with local SMTP id <g.08755-0@haig.cs.ucl.ac.uk>; Tue, 4 Aug 1992 17:53:47 +0100
Received: from osi-west.es.net by bells.cs.ucl.ac.uk with Internet SMTP id <g.09966-0@bells.cs.ucl.ac.uk>; Tue, 4 Aug 1992 17:53:37 +0100
Received: from ophelia.nersc.gov by osi-west.es.net with SMTP (PP) id <08265-0@osi-west.es.net>; Tue, 4 Aug 1992 09:52:59 +0000
Received: by ophelia.nersc.gov (4.1/SMI-4.2-MHS-7.0) id AA13794; Tue, 4 Aug 92 09:52:58 PDT
Date: Tue, 4 Aug 92 09:52:58 PDT
From: Tony Genovese <genovese@ophelia.nersc.gov>
Message-Id: <9208041652.AA13794@ophelia.nersc.gov>
To: robd@taligent.com
Subject: Re: Market acceptance of X.500
Cc: osi-ds@cs.ucl.ac.uk

 
> Does anyone have any information on the possible market acceptance of X.500
> in industry?  I am wondering if anyone has any information as to how many
> companies are already pursuing an X.500-based strategy and how many are
> planning to do so in the next 2 to 3 years.


	You may want to take a look at RFC 1330.  It describes what
the ESnet Community is doing with X.500 and X.400.


Tony...