15.0 Creating and Managing Resources

A resource is any digital entity such as a user account, computer, or database that a business user needs to be able to access. Creating a resource with an entitlement helps you manage the entitlements in Identity Applications. For more information, see Resources in Providing Permissions to Users.

Identity applications allow you to create and manage resources with or without entitlements.

Go to Administration > Resources to create and manage resources. This page displays the list of resources in your organization. For more information, click on the Dashboard.

To create and manage resources, you must have one of the following identity applications roles:

  • Resource Administrator

  • Resource Manager

To view the default resource settings, see Configuring Default Resource Settings.

You can perform the following operations on the resources within your organization: