This course will empower you with the skills to configure and manage IdM, the comprehensive Identity Management solution bundled with Red Hat Enterprise Linux. You will master these skills on the most requested Red Hat Identity Management (IdM) capabilities, including Active Directory trusts, multi-product federation, configuration management with Ansible, integrated certificate management, single sign-on, one-time passwords, and cybersecurity policy conformance.


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Learning Objectives

Create and manage a scalable, resilient Identity Management realm, including both Linux and Microsoft Windows clients and servers.
Create and manage secure access configurations, including managing and troubleshooting Kerberos, certificate servers, and access control policies.
Integrate IdM as the back end for other major enterprise tools in the Red Hat portfolio, including Satellite Server and Tower.

  • Install Red Hat Identity Management

  • Describe and install Red Hat Identity Management (IdM).

  • Centralize Identity Management

  • Explain the IdM server services, explore IdM clients access methods, and install an IdM client.

  • Authenticate identities with Kerberos

  • Define the Kerberos protocol and configure services for Kerberos authentication.

  • Integrate IdM with Active Directory

  • Create a trust relationship with Active Directory.

  • Control user access

  • Configure users for authorized access to services and resources.

  • Manage a public key infrastructure

  • Manage certificate authorities, certificates, and storing secrets.

  • Maintain IdM operations

  • Troubleshoot and recover Identity Management.

  • Integrate Red Hat products with IdM

  • Configure major services to share the IdM authentication database.

  • Install scalable IdM

  • Construct a resilient and scalable Identity Management topology.


This course is ideal for job roless like Identity management specialist or engineer, Access management specialist or engineer, Web application developer, or DevOps specialist.




Be certified as a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) (required) Be certified as a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) (recommended, but not required).

Length: 90.0 days (32 hours)


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