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Identity and Access Management: Technical Overview
June 07, 2019
What does "identity and access management" really mean? Peter Bjork peels back the layers to examine everything that is entailed in providing secure access to the right resources at the right time, to the right individuals.
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Use the reviewer's guide and hands-on labs to evaluate third-party IdP integration.
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Reviewer's Guide for On-Premises VMware Identity Manager
August 06, 2017
This Guide introduces VMware Identity Manager and explores the benefits, key features, architecture, and components. The guide also provides exercises to help you evaluate the features within the context of relevant use cases.
Hands-On Lab: Identity Management and Federation with Workspace ONE Access
May 11, 2019
Securing access to enterprise applications and resources is an essential step in the Workspace ONE journey. Learn how Workspace ONE Access can act as your primary identity provider or act as a service provider to your existing identity solutions, such as AD FS. This lab teaches you the core concepts of Workspace ONE Access, including integrating Workspace ONE Access into your Workspace ONE UEM deployment for Single Sign-On capabilities and how to configure common authentication methods and access policies to secure your apps and resources.
Hands-On Lab: Workspace ONE UEM - Getting Started
May 11, 2019
Learn the core concepts of Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) while enrolling an iOS, macOS, Windows 10, or Android device and exploring the full Workspace ONE UEM solution including our productivity apps, the Workspace ONE Intelligence platform, and the Unified Access Gateway for securely allowing access to internal resources.
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This Reference Architecture shows real-world examples of how to set up and configure the product. Explore videos which support this Reference Architecture and resources to integrate Workspace ONE with third-party solutions.
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Architecting Workspace ONE Access
April 18, 2019
This is the third in a series of short videos giving an overview to architecting end user computing solutions using VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon. In this video we explore the architecture of VMware Identity Manager (aka VMware Workspace ONE Access). These videos are introductions and companions to the full architecture detail and guidance available in the reference architecture guide on https://techzone.vmware.com
Architecting VMware Workspace ONE UEM
April 18, 2019
This is the second in a series of short videos giving an overview to architecting end user computing solutions using VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon. In this video we explore the architecture of VMware Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management (UEM), powered by AirWatch. These videos are introductions and companions to the full architecture detail and guidance available in the reference architecture guide on https://techzone.vmware.com
VMware Workspace ONE Access Reference Architecture
July 01, 2020
Learn about Workspace ONE Access component design in the Reference Architecture.
Best Practices and FAQs for Architecting VMware Workspace ONE Access
April 23, 2020
Find the answers to the questions you always wanted to ask about identity and access management, but were afraid to ask. This set of FAQs can help you gain a better understanding of the architecture of VMware Workspace ONE Access. Tips and best practices about both cloud-hosted and on-premises versions are included here, as well as links to additional sources of information about Workspace ONE Access.
VMware Workspace ONE UEM Reference Architecture
July 01, 2020
Learn about Workspace ONE UEM component design in the Reference Architecture.
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The VMware Docs resources and mega Workspace ONE and Horizon Reference Architecture will help you to learn about deployment considerations for various products.
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Workspace ONE Access Installation
January 27, 2020
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Check out the official VMware Docs page for Workspace ONE Access (formerly VMware Identity Manager).
Workspace ONE Access Configuration for Multi-site Deployments
July 01, 2020
Learn about Workspace ONE Access configuration for multi-site deployments.
Mastering Workspace ONE
December 03, 2018
The fastest way to learn Workspace ONE! Using articles, videos, and labs, the activity path provides curated assets to help you level-up in your knowledge.
Workspace ONE UEM Installation
January 27, 2020
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Check out the official VMware Workspace ONE UEM Docs page.
Workspace ONE UEM Configuration for Multi-site Deployments
July 01, 2020
Learn about Workspace ONE UEM configuration for multi-site deployments.
Platform Integration
July 01, 2020
Learn about Platform Integration in the Reference Architecture.
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Explore general IdP integration resources including a SAML 2.0 overview, setting up a third-party IdP in Workspace ONE Access, and a SAML feature walk-through.
SAML 2.0: Technical Overview
December 13, 2019
This video will explain the basics of the SAML protocol, focusing on what an IT administrator tasked with setting up federation must know.
Setting up a 3rd Party IdP in VMware Identity Manager
June 05, 2019
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This post will walk you through basics and the setup of a 3rd Party IdP within Identity Manager. For this blog post, we will be using two separate VMware Identity Manager tenants as this allows for documentation of both sides for demonstration purposes.
VMware Identity Manager: Improved SAML Attribute Support - Feature Walk-through
April 16, 2019
In this video, you see a demonstration of the new choices when using third-party Identity Providers for authentication, now available in the 19.03 release of VMware Identity Manager (aka VMware Workspace ONE Access). We'll explain how VMware Identity Manager can support the user identifier in the Attribute Statement sent in an inbound SAML message.
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Integrating Okta: VMware Workspace ONE Operational Tutorial
April 01, 2019
This tutorial walks you through integrating Okta with VMware Workspace ONE. Procedures include configuring Workspace ONE as a Third-Party Identity Provider in Okta, creating Routing Rules in Okta, adding Okta applications to the Workspace ONE App Catalog, and finally configuring Okta as a third-party identity provider in Workspace ONE.
Okta Integration Enhancements in VMware Identity Manager 19.03
April 15, 2019
The 19.03 release of VMware Identify Manager introduces the ability to integrate Okta and to display Okta catalog items in the app catalog. The integration also supports the password change using the Okta password change engine.
Workspace ONE and Okta Troubleshooting Blog
January 27, 2020
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Follow the Workspace ONE and Okta troubleshooting blog on VMware Communities.
These resources guide you through Ping integration with Workspace ONE Access.
VMware Workspace ONE Access: PingFederate Integration - Feature Walk-through
July 25, 2018
Important: This video is dated, but it still contains relevant and valuable information. This video walks through the process of integrating VMware Identity Manager (aka VMware Workspace ONE Access) with PingFederate.
Integrating PingFederate: VMware Workspace ONE Operational Tutorial
April 01, 2019
Learn how to integrate PingFederate with VMware Workspace ONE. Procedures include configuring Workspace ONE to act as an identity provider to PingFederate to allow administrators to use Workspace ONE authentication methods to authenticate PingFederate applications. You also configure the inverse integration flow—where PingFederate is used as a third-party IdP within Workspace ONE.
Explore how to integrate Workspace ONE and ADFS, and try out the Hands-On Lab to integrate a third-party IdP with ADFS.
Integrating Active Directory Federation Services with Workspace ONE Access
May 21, 2019
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This guide explains how to integrate Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services (known as ADFS or AD FS) with VMware Workspace ONE Access. It describes specific use cases and provides instructions on how to configure both Workspace ONE Access and Microsoft ADFS to support those use cases.
Hands-On Lab: Third Party Identity Provider Integration with ADFS
May 11, 2019
Jump straight to module 3 in this Hands-On Lab.
Use these resources to help you to integrate Azure AD with Workspace ONE Access.
Using Azure AD as Third-Party IdP in Workspace ONE Access
January 27, 2020
External Content
This Horizon Tech blog explains how to use Azure AD as a trusted Identity Provider (IdP) in Workspace ONE Access (formerly VMware Identity Manager).
VMware Identity Manager 2.8 – Office 365 User Provisioning and Federation
January 27, 2020
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This Horizon Tech blog walks you through the process of configuring Workspace ONE Access (formerly VMware Identity Manager) to provide both Office 365 User Provisioning and Federation.
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Workspace ONE - How to Configure IOS Mobile SSO
January 27, 2020
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This VMware Communities blog explains how to configure iOS mobile SSO in Workspace ONE.