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Oracle Access Manager (OAM) WebGate Installation And Configuration Guide (Doc ID 2874550.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebGates act as the actual enforcement points for Access Manager. In other words, they are a web-server plug-in for Oracle Access Manager (OAM) that intercepts HTTP requests and forwards them to the Access Server for authentication and authorization.

The Application Web Server is where the WebGate plugin is loaded (HTTP Server) for the Application resources that are being protected.

The scope of this document it to provide/clarify in regards to OAM Server and ...

This note will not cover installations of the WebGate.

This note will not cover installations of the WebGates, as the OHS is the only available WebGate, and it already has the WebGate binaries installed.

The Oracle Access Manager Team recommends being at the latest product version release, patch-set, and Bundle Patch that is available for the specific component being used. This helps ensure that you have the latest fixes/product functionality and helps avoid unnecessary rediscovery of known issues.

  • Stack Patch Bundle for Oracle Identity Management Products (Doc ID 2657920.1)
  • OAM Bundle Patch Release History (Doc ID 736372.1)


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In this Document
 Available WebGates
 WebGate Download Location
 Installation And Configuration
 OHS Install
 OHS comes pre-bundled with a WebGate and does require a separate download and install. If OHS is installed, then the WebGate is there and ready to be configured.
 OHS Configure
 Chapter 2 Configuring Oracle HTTP Server WebGate for Oracle Access Manager
 IIS Install/Configuration
 Chapter 3 Installing and Configuring IIS 12c WebGate for OAM
 Apache Install/Configuration
 Chapter 4 Installing and Configuring Apache 12c WebGate for OAM
 IHS Install/Configuration
 Chapter 5 Installing and Configuring IHS 12c WebGate for OAM
 Apache HTTP 2.4 Server On Windows 64 Install/Configuration

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