Smart Cloud Enterprise Tivoli Service Automation Manager Security Guide

An IBM Redpaper publication


The security for Tivoli® Service Automation Manager primarily relies on the underlying components of IBM® DB2®, WebSphere® Application Server, and IBM Tivoli Directory Server. The configuration steps to enable and manage security for Tivoli Service Automation Manager and the operational procedures to manage the environment after it is set up are described in this guide. It assumed that the Tivoli Service Automation Manager server is installed and operational. The security best practices that are used in this guide are based on real scenarios that are used in the IBM SmartCloud Enterprise (SCE). We also provide some sample scripts that were developed to help simply the tasks for creating and managing Maximo® administrators and users.

This IBM® Redpaper™ is intended for IT personnel who install and configure security for Tivoli Service Automation Manager.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Tivoli Service Automation Manager management server security setup
Chapter 3. Maximo ID management
Chapter 4. General security procedures
Chapter 5. Sample scripts


Publish Date
16 November 2012

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