Creating an Authentication Resource

Policies use authentication resources to verify credentials and provide appropriate credentials for users. Follow these steps to create a policy authentication resource.

Procedure

  1. In the Project Explorer, right-click on the Resources Folder, and select a new shared resource. For example, select New > XML Authentication .
  2. Edit the following fields:
    • Resource Folder: Name of the folder where the resource will be located.
    • Package: Name of the package in the module where the new resource is added. Accept the default package, or browse to select a different package name.
    • Resource Name: Name of the resource. Accept the default name, or type a new name.
  3. Click Finish.

Result

The authentication resource displays under the Resources folder in the Project Explorer.