Dropbox Business is a platform that offers powerful storage, sharing, and collaboration tools and it is used by many organizations world-wide. While a file management system is an important system used in an organization, there can be a large number of other systems/applications that are used to cater the requirements…


We hosted our March community call last Thursday — the 10th community call hosted by the Identity Server team..! There we talked about a lot of interesting stuff about the WSO2 Identity Server product and here is a summary of what was covered in case you missed it 🙂.

Nuwanga…


JProfiler is one of the most popular Java Profilers used by developers to monitor the system performance, threads, memory usage etc. to identify what areas of the Java applications’s code should be improved, modified, or eliminated. JProfiler provides an intuitive GUI that allows you to analyze the profiling data of…


Moodle is one of the world’s most popular learning management systems which is used by a large number of education institutions. A learning management system is one of the many applications used by educational institutions to make the life of students and teachers easier. When the number of applications increase…


Central Authentication Service, which is usually referred as CAS, is a simple, yet powerful ticket-based single sign-on (SSO) protocol designed for the web. …


Multi-factor authentication(MFA) is a process that combines two or more independent categories of credentials that are related with the user, for the purpose of authenticating the user. When MFA is enforced, the user is prompted for one or more additional forms of identification during the sign-in process.

Ideally, these independent…


WS-Trust and STS (Security Token Service) are two of the many terms I often came across when I started learning Identity and Access Management concepts. What is WS-Trust?… and what is STS? Do they mean the same thing?… if not, how do they relate to each other? These are the…


In this article, I will be covering the steps to install “Active Directory” on Windows Server 2012 R2 using Server Manager. First, it is required to install “Active Directory Domain Services” on the Windows Server. Then the server should be promoted as a “Domain Controller”.

In Server Manager, go to…


Identity Federation” might not be a familiar term for many of you if you are not in the field of Identity and Access Management(IAM). Yet, I am sure you all have somehow experienced identity federation while using various cloud applications on the internet. At the end of this article, you…


When using a Read-Write Active Directory as a userstore in WSO2 Identity Server, it is required to import the certificate of the Active Directory (AD) to the client-truststore.jks of the Identity Server (IS). This is required because updating users, groups, and membership details in the AD needs to connect to…

Dinika Senarath

Software Engineer@WSO2, Computer Science and Engineering graduate @ University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

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