IBM Security Access Manager for Web

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Description

This course is for system administrators and business partners. IBM Security Access Manager for Web (formerly IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business) is a scalable and centralized user authentication, authorization, and web single sign-on solution.

Audience

This intermediate course is for:

  • System administrators
  • Web administrators

Prerequisites

You should have:

  • Basic Linux or UNIX skills, including command-line
  • Basic Windows skills
  • HTTP Server skills
  • Basic IBM WebSphere Application Server skills
  • Basic Directory Server skills

Learning Objectives

  • Introduce the concepts of a reverse proxy and how it fits in your web server infrastructure
  • Introduce the Web Gateway Appliance and how to configure and manage it
  • Learn the concepts of authentication and authorization
  • Learn access control for the reverse proxy
  • Learn how to set up the reverse proxy to handle web requests
  • Learn how to add web content protection feature to reverse proxy functioning
  • Learn how to audit reverse proxy events

  • Describe the purpose and components of IBM Security Access Manager for Web
  • Use the Web Gateway Appliance
  • Describe the reverse proxy authentication and authorization
  • Create users, groups, access control lists, and protected object policies