General Requirements

SocialAccess is an appliance that allows you to provide authentication controls to Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML 2.0) service providers (SPs) through a defined identity source.

Here is a more detailed list of platforms that SocialAccess runs on; you can also see the SocialAccess support page or the SocialAccess documentation website.


Component Platform

SocialAccess appliance

  • VMware ESXi

Identity sources

  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • NetIQ eDirectory
  • Facebook
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • MSLive
  • Twitter
  • Yahoo
  • OAuth2 sites
  • OpenID Connect sites
  • SAML 2.0 inbound authentications

Authentication methods

  • Google reCAPTCHA for Active Directory or NetIQ eDirectory

Browsers for administrative tasks

Windows desktop:

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

Apple OS X desktop:

  • Apple Safari

Browsers for users

Windows desktop:

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

Apple OS X desktop:

  • Apple Safari