Configuring and enabling Rich Media Edition server access with a credential vault slot in CF 08 or earlierAdded by IBM | Edited by IBM on February 23, 2016 | Version 4 (Show original)
|To enable the Rich Media Edition server applications in the portal to communicate with the Rich Media Edition server without prompting for a login, store user credentials in a credential vault slot.
The credential vault slot is not available in fix pack 09.
Access for authenticated users is dependent on how you set up your Rich Media Edition server. For more information about configuring access for users and groups, with or without an LDAP server, see Installing and configuring Rich Media Edition server
Parent topic: Configuring and deploying the portal for Rich Media Edition server
Previous topic: Deploying the Rich Media Edition server applications in Rich Media Edition
Installing Rich Media Edition server for Rich Media Edition fix pack 06
- Create a shared credential vault slot.
- Log in to the portal server as an administrator.
- Click Administration -> Access -> Credential Vault.
- Click Add a vault slot.
- Enter a name for the vault slot, such as mediabeacon-credentials.
Note: This vault slot name is used for the vault.slot.name property when you update the resource environment providers for Rich Media Edition server support.
- Click new, and enter a vault resource to associate with the slot, such as mediabeacon-resource.
- Click Vault slot is shared, and enter the user ID and password that has global access to the Rich Media Edition server. You can use the manager ID here, or any other user that has access to all of the assets that are defined on the Rich Media Edition server.
- Save your changes.
- Configure the digital asset manager service to use the credential vault slot.
- Log in to the WebSphere® Integrated Solutions Console as an administrator.
- Click Resources -> Resource Environment -> Resource Environment Providers.
- Click MB DigitalAssetResourceManager.
- Click Custom properties.
- Click vault.slot.name.
- Enter the name of the credential vault slot that you created to store user credentials, such as mediabeacon-credentials.
- Save your changes.
- Restart the portal server.