Using Alfresco Identity Service with ACS Community 7.1

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Using Alfresco Identity Service with ACS Community 7.1

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Alfresco Community provides several Authentication mechanisms (NTLM, LDAP, SAML...) that may be relying on different Identity Service products.

Alfresco Identity Service is a customization of Keycloak, to support some of these Authentication mechanism.

Sample Docker Compose deployment project is available in

This project includes a sample Keycloak configuration for Alfresco Realm in a JSON file, but Keycloak configuration can be also provided using the Admin Web Console.

Since the project uses a simple authorization integration, additional instructions are available in Alfresco Docs Tutorial page to configure mechanisms like SAML, LDAP or Kerberos.

In additional, following the past Alfresco TTL #133 delivered by @afaust, Community alfresco-keycloak addon describes advanced uses of Keycloak with Alfresco Platform in

About the Author
Angel Borroy is Hyland Developer Evangelist. Over the last 15 years, he has been working as a software architect on Java, BPM, document management and electronic signatures. He has been working with Alfresco during the last years to customize several implementations in large organizations and to provide add-ons to the Community based on Record Management and Electronic Signature. He writes (sometimes) on his personal blog He is (proud) member of the Order of the Bee.
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