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Workspace UrbanCode
Categories Deploy
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 28, 2021

Support for ODM Res Server Deployment using authorization Token for ODM plugin

Current IBM ODM UCD plugin uses Basic authentication mechanism (that is username and password) for the Res Server Deployment. Currently the Res server is being migrated to AWS instance and using OKTA for authentication. We would need enhancement to the current ODM Plugin version also to use authorization token for Res deployment authentication.


Below IBM documentation can be referred for more details which describes usage of “authorizationToken”

https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/odm/8.10?topic=management-res-fetch

Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Osman Burucu
    Sep 23, 2022

    Hello Dan,

    HCL is our development and IPP partner and actively developing UCD and it's plug-ins. There were some challenges, but together with the ODM IBM team we are working to deliver it as soon as possible.


  • Guest
    Sep 22, 2022

    Osman,

    Based on your comments below, an upgrade is actively being worked on to support this issue. Can you confirm that there will be a new version released by plugin development? I know timelines are hard to lock down but we are receiving mixed messages about who is responsible for this fix (IBM, HCL, the community) and I want to make sure we know one is coming before we consider customization.

  • Admin
    Osman Burucu
    Sep 20, 2022

    Thank you with your patience as the change takes longer than expected. The plug-in development, IBM and customer teams are in regular contact with this high priority RFE.

  • Guest
    Sep 16, 2022

    We are now beyond the EFA and we have heard no news on this feature that was to be included in current sprint, can we please get an update? Thank you

  • Guest
    Aug 31, 2022

    Hello, We are now into the last week of August, I was wondering if you have an ETA on the release of the UCD OKTA PlugIn? Thank you!

  • Admin
    Osman Burucu
    Jul 29, 2022

    The plan is to have it released in the last week of August. Should there be a delay, then (enf of) first week of September. No exact date provided

  • Guest
    Jul 27, 2022

    Hi Osman, Can you please share the (sprint) date when we can expect this enhancement to be available for use? Thanks

  • Admin
    Osman Burucu
    Jul 27, 2022

    The feature that is described in this request is a candidate in development backlog and next sprints

  • Admin
    Osman Burucu
    May 31, 2022

    Thank You for your input, our Development is now reviewing this enhancement request and will give feedback as soon as possible.

  • Guest
    Mar 10, 2022

    Now that our company is moving to OKTA authentication, this feature is critical to our use of ODM with OpenId connect. We use UCD to deploy our Rule snapshots and without an OKTA enabled IBM UCD deployment plug-in, we will need to look for an alternative solution. Please reach out to us and let us know as soon as possible if this can be implemented by you, or suggest another solution. I look forward to hearing back. Thank you!