Configure a Data Source for CA SSO

If your environment uses a relational database for its identity store, the identity administrator is required to perform an extra configuration on the CA SSO Policy Server. CA SSO requires a local data source to communicate with the database.
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If your
Identity Manager
environment uses a relational database for its identity store, the identity administrator is required to perform an extra configuration on the CA SSO Policy Server. CA SSO requires a local data source to communicate with the database.
Follow these steps:
  1. For Windows servers, open the ODBC Data Source Administrator console available under Administrative Tools.
  2. Click the
    System DSN
    tab.
  3. Click
    Add
    and select the corresponding CA SSO driver for your database.
  4. Provide the needed information to reference the relational database user store.
  5. Follow the given steps to test the connectivity:
    • Windows
      • In the CA SSO Policy Server, open a Command Prompt and type 
        smconsole
        .
      • In the
        Policy Server Management Console
        window that opens, navigate to the
        Data
        tab, and click
        Test Connection
        .