How to Setup Custom Login Page While Using Symantec SiteMinder Directives

Article By: Tiffany Kongpachith Corporations can sometimes want to have their own custom login page with their own branding, their own layout for the authentication look and feel, provide any embedded links for redirections, as well as still give the user the Single Sign-On experience. If companies already have Symantec SiteMinder in place as a

Exposing a SOAP Service as a RESTful Service

Article By: Eunice Mushawatu SOAP – REST Transformation Consuming Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) APIs is difficult for app developers working with web and mobile applications. Many of the older platforms built on SOAP APIs were not designed for integration via the web or to be consumed the way we use Representational State Transfer (REST)

How to Create Symantec SiteMinder Solutions Systemd Scripts on Linux_UNIX

How to Create Symantec SiteMinder Solutions Systemd Scripts on Linux/UNIX

Article By: Tiffany Kongpachith Systemd is a Linux system tool that includes various features including a bootstrapping system used to start and manage system processes. These systemd scripts make it easy to start, stop, or restart your script, as well as configure it to start automatically on boot. In this document, user will be able

Symantec SiteMinder Best Practices: Enable Dynamic Host Configuration Object (HCO)

When a Symantec SiteMinder Web Agent is installed and successfully registered to the SiteMinder Policy Server, the wizard creates a Host Configuration File (SmHost.conf) in the following location:  $web_agent_home/config.  The agent uses settings in the SmHost.conf file during the initialization phase of each web server child process. Within the SmHost.conf file is a parameter which

A Step-By-Step Guide to Symantec SiteMinder Integration with Layer7 API Gateway for Automated Creation of SiteMinder Objects

A Step-By-Step Guide to Symantec SiteMinder Integration with Layer7 API Gateway for Automated Creation of SiteMinder Objects

Article By: Tiffany Kongpachith Symantec SiteMinder provides a unified access management platform that applies the appropriate authentication mechanism to positively identify users; offers single sign-on and identity federation for seamless access to any application; enforces granular security policies to stop unauthorized access to sensitive resources; and monitors and manages the entire user session to prevent

How to Check JMS Journals with JBoss/Wildfly

JBoss Messaging ships with a high-performance journal. This journal has been implemented by the JBoss Messaging team with a view to provide a high-performance messaging system. Since JBoss Messaging handles its own persistence, rather than relying on a database or other 3rd party persistence engine, we have been able to tune the journal to gain

How to Clean Up the Task Persistence Database for Performance Tuning

How to Clean Up the Task Persistence Database for Performance Tuning

Often in Identity Manager implementations, the concept of “cleaning up the database” is overlooked or not done as often as it should be. The consequence of not cleaning up the database is degraded performance the longer an organization goes without cleansing the environment. At some point, it’s possible that the database tables would fill up,

How to Configure the Symantec Provisioning Server to Support TCP KeepAlive

How to Configure the Symantec Provisioning Server to Support TCP KeepAlive

When the Symantec Identity Suite is deployed in a three-tiered architecture, there is a possibility for the Provisioning Server and the Windows C++ Connector server to reside in different network zones. If the firewall that is being used by the organization has idle timeouts between servers in different network zones, there are some additional configurations