Course Outline


  • OpenAM vs Okta vs other IAM platforms
  • Overview of OpenAM features and architecture

Getting Started

  • Setting up the server environment
  • Accessing the OpenAM web console

Configuring Access Management

  • Setting up basic authentication
  • Implementing single sign-on (SSO)
  • Configuring authorization policies
  • Securing and managing sessions
  • Setting up multi-factor authentication (MFA)

Configuring User Self-Service

  • Creating a RESTful application
  • Registering users
  • Managing user names and passwords

Configuring Federation Services

  • Working with OAuth 2.0
  • Adding OpenID configuration
  • Implementing SAML v2.0 authentication
  • Other standard identity protocols

Working with APIs for Web Applications

  • Exploring REST API references
  • Authenticating using REST
  • Setting up realms in REST API calls
  • Performing REST methods
  • Auditing logging services


Summary and Next Steps


  • An understanding of identity and access management (IAM)


  • System administrators
  • Developers
  14 Hours

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