Connections uses single sign-on (SSO) to secure the transfer of user ID and password information that is used to authenticate with the system. With SSO, users can switch to different applications without needing to authenticate again.
® Application Server profile or when different profiles are federated into the same cell.
SSO solutions can inadvertently block back-end server-to-server communication.
Connections uses a server-to-server authenticator to prevent internal communication being blocked by your SSO solution. The configuration settings for the authenticator are stored in the customAuthenticator element in the