Identity Service 1.2

Welcome to the Alfresco Identity Service documentation.

The Alfresco Identity Service (IDS) is responsible for supporting user authentication of other Alfresco software.

The key capabilities of the Identity Service include the ability to:
  • Enable Single Sign On capabilities for Alfresco Content Services and Alfresco Process Services
  • Configure user authentication between the Identity Service and an LDAP provider
  • Configure a supported SAML provider to enable Single Sign On (SSO) with an existing identity provider

More information is available about the Alfresco Identity Service on the following topics:
Note: See the supported platforms page for compatibility between Alfresco Content Services or Alfresco Process Services and the Alfresco Identity Service.

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