This guide describes the following features of the Novell Access Manager Administration Console that are not specific to an Access Manager device:
This guide is intended for Access Manager administrators. It is assumed that you have knowledge of evolving Internet protocols, such as:
Extensible Markup Language (XML)
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) digital signature concepts and Internet security
Secure Socket Layer/Transport Layer Security (SSL/TLS)
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP and HTTPS)
Uniform Resource Identifiers (URIs)
Domain Name System (DNS)
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
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For the most recent version of the Access Manager Administration Console Guide, visit the Novell Access Manager Documentation Web site.
Before proceeding, you should be familiar with the Novell Access Manager 3.1 SP4 Installation Guide and the NetIQ Access Manager 3.1 SP5 Setup Guide, which provides information about setting up the Access Manager system.
For information about the other Access Manager devices and features, see the following:
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