Configuring TTerm Connect and Active Directory (LDAP)
TTerm Connect supports LDAP/Active Directory for user management and access control. The following LDAP/Active Directory vendor implementations are supported:
- Microsoft’s Active Directory
- Lotus Notes
To enable the syncing of LDAP users and groups in TTerm Connect you must configure LDAP/Active Directory under thepage of the . To do this, follow these steps:
- Login to the and navigate to the page.
- Select the tab.
- You’ll see the lists existing LDAP configurations available to TTerm Connect. Initially this table will be empty, click the button to add a new server.
- Fill the LDAP configuration form with the relevant server details, nominating the directory type, host, port and access credentials.
Note that at several points in the form there are test buttons which will show return data from the LDAP server to assist in fine tuning the filters used for group and user import.
Sync An LDAP Directory
Once a directory is configured, you will need to sync that directory in order for TTerm Connect to import users and groups. To sync an individual LDAP directory select its entry in theand click or tap the button in the table footer. To sync all available LDAP configurations simply click or tap .
Alternately in the individual LDAP configuration you may set theoption. This automates account creation on behalf of LDAP users when they successfully log in to the TTerm Connect system for the first time.
Once the sync is complete, synced users and groups will appear in thecolored blue and with the source clearly labelled LDAP/Active Directory.