SSH Tectia

Connection Broker

The Connection Broker is a shared component included in SSH Tectia Client and SSH Tectia Connector. All cryptographic operations and authentication-related tasks for SSH Tectia Client and Connector are handled by the Connection Broker.

Connection Broker architecture

Figure 4.3. Connection Broker architecture

The Connection Broker replaces SSH Accession as the authentication agent in 5.0 and later versions. The connection of the agent to other applications is shown in Figure 4.4.

Connection Broker connections

Figure 4.4. Connection Broker connections

Supported key and certificate providers: