1.0 Installing Access Manager Components

A basic Access Manager installation has three Access Manager components (an Administration Console, an Identity Server, and an Access Gateway), an LDAP server, and Web servers with applications and data. Figure 1-1 illustrates a setup where these components are installed on separate machines.

Figure 1-1 Basic Installation

The Administration Console must be installed first. The other components can then be installed in any order.The SSL VPN server can be installed so that it communicates with the Identity Server or with the Access Gateway for authentication credentials.