OAM 11g : Questions About OAM Authentication Provider And OAM Identity Asserter (Doc ID 1338002.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version: 11.1.1.3.0 and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Qn1:
We are using weblogic 10.1.3 and OAM 11.1.1.3, we have deployed a J2EE application on a weblogic instance that is outside the IDM domain and we want to protect this application with OAM
Where to find the right library and documentation for getting the OAM authentication provider configured for my simple j2ee application?


Qn2:
When should we use the Authentication Provider?


Qn3:
With OAM authentication provider will I be able to use OAM for authorization as well as authentication with this configuration?


Qn4:
With OAM authentication provider is it considered a "Best" or "Better" practice to use a webgate on OHS that front-ends the weblogic server?

Solution

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