CA Identity Manager Environments
A environment is a view of a user store. In a environment, you can manage users, groups, organizations, tasks, and roles. You can also give users accounts in managed endpoints, such as email accounts or other applications.
Identity Managerenvironment is a view of a user store. In a
Identity Managerenvironment, you can manage users, groups, organizations, tasks, and roles. You can also give users accounts in managed endpoints, such as email accounts or other applications.
Using the Management Console, you can do the following tasks:
- Create, modify, or delete aIdentity Managerenvironment.
- Export and import aIdentity Managerenvironment.
- Configure advanced settings
- Import roles and tasks
- Reset the System Manager account
Prerequisites to Creating a
Before you begin, use the worksheet in the following table to collect the information that you need:
Identity ManagerEnvironment Configuration Worksheet
Identity Managerenvironment name that you choose.
For example: MyEnvironment
A base URL which
Identity Manageruses to form the Redirect URL for the default password policy for the environment.
An alias that is added to the URL for accessing protected tasks in the environment.
An alias that is added to the URL for accessing public tasks, such as self-registration and forgotten password tasks.
Note:When your environment does not include public tasks, you do not need to specify a public alias.
If you supplied a public alias, the name of an existing user who serves as the public user.
Identity Manageruses credentials of the public user in place of user-supplied credentials when accessing public tasks.
The name of a CA Identity Manager® - Source
The name of the provisioning directory, when the
Identity Managerenvironment supports provisioning.
The unique identifier for an existing user who administers the
For example: myadmin
The name of the SiteMinder agent or agent group that protects the
Identity Managerenvironment if
Identity Managerintegrates with SiteMinder.