Connecting to an LDAP server for the expanded deploymentAdded by IBM on November 23, 2011 | Version 1 (Original)
|Use the IBM® Sametime® system console to connect IBM Sametime servers to an LDAP server that has already been installed and configured. An LDAP server is required for these server offerings: Community Server, Meeting Server, Media Manager, Bandwidth Manager, and Gateway. Read the system requirements to ensure that you know the minimum supported software requirements.
Use the IBM
® system console to connect IBM Sametime
servers to an LDAP server that has already been installed and configured. An LDAP server is required for these server offerings: Community Server, Meeting Server, Media Manager, Bandwidth Manager, and Gateway. Read the system requirements to ensure that you know the minimum supported software requirements.
Before you begin
Start the LDAP server and the Sametime
If you have not already opened the Connect to LDAP Servers activity, follow these steps:
Parent topic: Expanding the deployment to host meetings on a Sametime Meeting Server
Previous topic: Setting up the Sametime System Console
Next topic: Connecting to a Sametime Community Mux server for the expanded deployment
Planning for an LDAP directory
Starting the Sametime System Console
- From a browser, enter the following URL, replacing serverhostname.domain with the fully qualified host name of the Sametime System Console server.
If you are prompted with a security exception, accept the certificate, and continue.
IBM i: The port number may not be 8700. Use the port that was listed in the Sametime System Console installation results summary. To check the port, open the AboutThisProfile.txt file for the Sametime System Console Deployment Manager Profile and use the setting specified for the "Administrative console secure port." For the default profile name (STSCDMgrProfile), the file is located here:
- Enter the WebSphere® Application Server user ID and password that you created when you installed the system console.
- On the left side of the navigation tree, click the Sametime System Console task to open it.
- Expand Sametime Prerequisites, and click Connect to LDAP Servers.