After you deploy the connector virtual appliance, set up a directory in the VMware Identity Manager administration console. You can sync users and groups from your enterprise directory to the VMware Identity Manager service.

About this task

VMware Identity Manager supports integrating the following types of directories.

  • Active Directory over LDAP

  • Active Directory, Integrated Windows Authentication

  • LDAP directory

See Integrating with Your Enterprise Directory for more information.

Note:

You can also create local directories in the VMware Identity Manager service. See Using Local Directories.

Procedure

  1. Click the link on the Setup is Complete page, which is displayed after you activate the connector.

    The Identity & Access Management > Directories tab is displayed.

  2. Click Add Directory and select the type of directory you want to add.
  3. Follow the wizard to enter the directory configuration information, select groups and users to sync, and sync users to the VMware Identity Manager service.

    See Integrating with Your Enterprise Directory for information on how to set up a directory.

What to do next

Click the Users & Groups tab and verify that users have been synced.