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IBM Security Guardium Patch Updates (GPUs) update the subversion of Guardium. It is common practice to install the latest GPU for both code fixes and feature/function enhancements.
In this lab, you upgrade a Central Manager appliance from subversion 11.0 to version 11.1 by first installing the Health Check Patch p9999 and then installing GPU p100.
The correct approach for upgrading IBM Security Guardium depends on multiple factors, which include the version you are upgrading from, the hardware of your system, and any special partitioning requirements you might have. A common way to upgrade Guardium to the latest version is the upgrade patch method. Use an upgrade patch to upgrade all systems in a managed environment. The upgrade patch preserves all data and configurations with the exception of user interface (UI) customizations due to a new UI architecture.
Active Directory provides central authentication and other services to Microsoft Windows networks. In order to maintain centralized authentication and access controls, organizations that use Active Directory often require applications to use this service. As a Guardium administrator, you can change the Guardium authentication to use Active Directory and import users directory from the Active Directory structure.
In this lab, you change the Guardium authentication to use Active Directory, import Active Directory users via Access Management, and validate that one of the users can log into the Guardium GUI.
Active Directory provides central
authentication and other services to Microsoft Windows networks.
Guardium groups consolidate similar data and uses them in creating
query, policy, and classification definitions. As a Guardium
administrator, you can integrate both these functionalities to
streamline the experience across products.