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Workspace IBM Storage CEPH
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 14, 2023

MGR Dashboard LDAP/AD Integration

Integrating AD/LDAP domains for user authentication to ceph mgr dashboard. This would benefit users in access restriction and user management with role-based access. For example, AD users would be able to authenticate using their own domain credentials and take actions according to their mgr dashboard roles.

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Dec 14, 2023


    The current Dashboard implementation(5.x/6.x/7.x) supports authentication using SSO(SAML2), so you can use an SSO like Keycloack(RHSSO) and an IDP backend like AD/LDAP to authenticate/map your dashboard users to your enterprise AD/LDAP.

    Here is the documentation with the required steps:

    Using SSO(SAML2) to connect to an IDP backend is the way forward for dashboard authentication, so other authentication methods, like direct integration of LDAP/AD, are not currently on the roadmap.