Credential and Identity Management

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The topics in this section describe different aspects of identity management, including credential management handled by CredHub, user creation and permissions management, and authentication for Ops Manager.

General Identity Management

These topics provide general information about credential and identity management in Ops Manager:

CredHub Documentation

CredHub provides centralized credential management in Ops Manager. Credentials can include passwords, certificates, and SSH keys.

CredHub centralizes and secures credential generation, storage, lifecycle management, and system access.

These topics provide general information about CredHub:

UAA Documentation

Ops Manager uses User Account and Authentication (UAA) to manage account roles and permissions in Ops Manager runtimes.

UAA supports access control as OAuth2 services and can store user information internally, or connect to external user stores through LDAP or SAML.

These topics provide general information about UAA:

Ops Manager Roles and User Accounts

These topics describe how to manage Ops Manager roles and user accounts in Ops Manager:

Ops Manager Roles and Permissions

These topics provide information about Ops Manager roles and permissions:

VMware Tanzu Application Service for VMs (TAS for VMs) Roles and Permissions

These topics provide information about TAS for VMs roles and permissions:

VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition (TKGI) Roles and Permissions

These topics provide information about TKGI roles and permissions: