Authentication verifies the identity of a user. Everyone who needs access to Qalyptus Server, whether to manage the server, publish, browse, or administer content, must be added as a user to the Qalyptus repository. The authentication method can be performed with Qalyptus credentials or Windows credentials. In all cases, each user identity must be represented in the Qalyptus Server repository.

To choose the authentications to allow in Qalyptus Server:

  1. Connect to Qalyptus Server.
  2. Go to Administration> System> Authentication.
  3. Choose one or more authentication types and click Update.