The Security Administrator system authenticates and authorizes users of Metasys® servers, including the Application and Data Server (ADS), Extended Application and Data Server (ADX), Open Data Server (ODS), and Open Application Server (OAS), and Metasys network engines, including Network Automation Engines (NAE35, NAE45 and NAE55), Network Control Engines (NCE25), SNC and SNE devices.
The Security Administrator feature of the extended architecture browser-based interface manages user accounts. This document describes how to create local user accounts and add Microsoft® Active Directory® service users to the Metasys system. It describes how to define user roles and assign access permissions. This document also focuses on new security features and enhancements.
In this document, general use of the term user refers to any of the three types of users, unless differentiated.