SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication

SAP Cloud Platform Integration- Security Configuration

Purpose SAP Cloud Platform Integration (formerly HCI) is used to connect on-premise / third party applications to SAP Cloud applications. HCI acts as an interface between applications deployed on SCP (SAP Cloud Portal) and on-premise / third party applications for data communication purposes. The communication protocols used would vary from being webservice (HTTPS) to Odata services depending on the nature of application that communicates with the cloud. This guide serves …

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New Feature Review – Password Management features in SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication

A number of new features were introduced recently relating to the SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service (or SCPIA) – specifically in the area of User Management. Will get the Admin out of the way: I will use the acronym SCPIA to identify the SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication service throughout this blog. The new features include: Unlocking of User’s Passwords. Sending of Reset Password emails. Resetting the counter of …

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Join our Upcoming Knowledge Transfer Webinar about SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service

Update: The webinar recording is now available at the International Focus Group for SAP Security, Data Protection & Privacy site. Click on “SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service” and then on “Recording”. Enjoy!   Don’t miss the upcoming live knowledge transfer webinar about SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service! Our expert Marko Sommer, Product Manager SAP Cloud Platform Security, SAP SE, will present an overview of authentication and single sign-on …

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Creating & Adding Certificates to HANA Instance

This blog addresses the need to add certificates to a HANA system and ways to achieve it. We often want to establish trust between the IDP (identity provider ) and the HANA instance for authentication and authorization purposes. So we generate a certificate(e.g use OpenSSL ) and register it to the HANA instance. Then we export the HANA config and import in IDP to make the IDP trust the HANA instance. Finally we download …

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Identity and Access Management across SAP and Google

SAP Cloud Platform offers services for Identity and Access Management (IAM) that make it possible for enterprises to offer their employees, customers, and partners single sign-on to any business software they need to use. Besides SAP business applications, this includes G Suite, Google Cloud Platform, and a variety of services from other vendors. The SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication service (formerly known as SAP Cloud Identity) enables secure access and single …

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Configure SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite SSO to use SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication

Target Audience SAP SuccessFactors Administrators Contents Introduction Prerequisites I. Configure SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite II. Configure SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication   Introduction This document describes the steps necessary to establish the integration between SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication, formerly known as SAP Cloud Identity service, and SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite. We use one application in the SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite, the learning management systems (LMS), as an example application here. In this integration Identity …

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