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Support External Authentication of PEM users (Sponsor and Partner users)

  • Guest
  • Jun 29 2018
  • Planned for future release
What is your industry? Automotive
How will this idea be used?

PEM users can only be authenticated locally against credentials (User ID and Password) stored in the PEM database. Our customers want the option to stores their Sponsor users and Partner user accounts in LDAP and have PEM authenticate these users external to PEM database.
This should be applicable for users in PEM Local SaaS as well as PEM in IBM Cloud. This will mean that the authentication for PEM in IBM Cloud will require secure connection to the customer's LDAP services.

  • Admin
    Greg Russell commented
    13 Jul, 2018 04:16pm

    External authentication (LDAP) support is currently a roadmap item.  Your comments have been noted and added to the requirement.

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