The Enterprise Directory defines uclaEmployeeNickName as an employee's preferred nickname collected by the Campus Directory Update Services, a.k.a. ODMP, for the purpose of facilitating people search at the UCLA Online Directory whenever applicable privacy rules permits. The value is not displayed on the UCLA Online Directory.
The Enterprise Directory receives this attribute from ODMP via webservice call in real time manner. Access control rule is built in the Enterprise Directory to allow ODMP update this attribute for UCLA employees only who meet the conditions below:
ODMP managed by Directory Services, Planning Services, IT Services.
Contact managing unit Directory Services, Planning Services, IT Services.
This is the usage of this attribute in the attribute-map.xml file. For more information about Mapping the attribute please visit Shibboleth wiki.