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SAP Identity Management Architecture


Overview of SAP NetWeaver IdM

First, we’ll look at the background for integrating an IdM solution with an SAP NetWeaver portfolio, and learn about the history of user administration in SAP environments. Then we’ll discuss the system components within the SAP NetWeaver IdM architecture and consider the basic concepts of data modeling in connection with the standard data model. From there, you’ll learn about the availability and functioning of the adapters provided by the data synchronization and provisioning framework.


SAP IdM History Since R/3 Release 4.5B or 4.6C, the Central User Administration (CUA) has been a tool for the central administration of user information and related authorization information in SAP ABAP landscapes. The CUA uses the Application Link Enabling (ALE) mechanisms that exist for data distribution using intermediate documents (IDocs). By means of ALE, you can transfer user data and their assigned authorization roles in defined message types to the connected CUA child systems and — depend on the Customizing settings — you can create a flow back to the locally maintained attributes from the child systems.


SAP IdM History On May 14, 2007, Computerwoche, a German information technology (IT) magazine, wrote: “IdM systems in complex application environments are used to comprehensively handle user and access authorizations. On the one hand, this decreases the administration costs, and, on the other hand, increases the security. Because in service-oriented environments many different software components, enterprises (vendors, customers, and partners), as well as end users interact with one another, the demand for IdM increases.” SAP NetWeaver IdM has considered the role of the CUA with an improved functional scope through approval workflows, reporting functionality, the use of complex role models, and rule sets for automating authorization management, and adapters for connecting additional applications.


SAP IdM History The functions provided by SAP NetWeaver IdM can be summarized as follows: • • • • •

Metadirectory Process control Automated and rule-based provisioning Password management Reporting and audit


SAP IdM Architecture SAP NetWeaver IdM consists of two initially independent components: Identity Center (IC) and the SAP Virtual Directory Server (VDS). IC and its data model, which you can enhance using the administration console, are based on a relational database and forms the core of the IdM system. It produces the basic functions. Compared to a pure directory service, the use of a relational database provides transactional security. In a directory service, you always store the current representation of an object in the form of a flat list of attributes, whereas a relational database also allows you to store historic values and connect additional data, for reporting purposes.


SAP IdM Architecture for example. The SAP Virtual Directory Server, still, provides functionality for central and virtualized real-time access to multiple data sources in the form of middleware with special transformation functions — such as the transformation of attribute values or improvement from other data sources at the time of query — and the support of specific protocols that are common in the IdM environment, such as LDAP and Service Provisioning Markup Language (SPML). This applies to access to external data sources (from the IC view) and access to identity data that is administrated in IC


Identity and Access Management Methodology

1. Inventory Gather information about users, access requirements, and applications & data 2. Create Future state roadmap, associating user groups with access controls and designing operational support and workflow processes. 3. Deploy Begin distributing access to systems and data utilizing new processes and workflows.


Identity and Access Management Methodology

4. Optimize Deploy automated and selected processes only after the steady state has been achieved. 5. Report Advantage investment to satisfy reporting requirements for a constitution and internal controls.


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