SSH Tectia

SSH Tectia® Manager 6.1

Product Description

Tectia Corporation

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For Open Source Software acknowledgements, see appendix Open Source Software License Acknowledgements in the Product Description.

15 December 2010


Table of Contents

1. About This Document
2. Introduction
3. Features and Benefits
Benefits of SSH Tectia Manager
Host Management
SSH Tectia Client/Server Solution Deployment and Upgrades
Configuration Management
Server Authentication Management
Monitoring, Statistics, and Reporting
4. Architecture
System Components
Management Connection
Security
System Task Workflow
Remote Installation of Management Agents
Remote Installation and Upgrade of SSH Tectia Software
Configuration Update
Host Key Distribution
Managed File Change Detection
5. Use Cases
Secure System Administration
Initial Environment State
SSH Tectia Installation and Upgrade
SSH Tectia Configuration Profile Generation
SSH Tectia Configuration Assignment and Deployment
SSH Tectia Server Status Monitoring and Log Gathering
Secure File Transfers
Example Environment
SSH Tectia Configuration
SSH Tectia Configuration Assignment and Deployment
Secure Application Connectivity
Example Environment
SSH Tectia Configuration Generation
SSH Tectia Configuration Assignment and Deployment
SAP GUI Traffic through Transparent TCP Tunneling
Deployment of PKI Authentication
Example Environment
User Authentication Settings
Server Authentication Settings
SSH Tectia Server Certificate Enrollment Settings
Configuration Assignment and Deployment
Server Certificate Enrollment
User Certificate Enrollment
6. Product Specifications
Supported Platforms, Management Server
Hardware Requirements, Management Server
Software Requirements, Management Server
Supported Managed Software and Platforms
Hardware Requirements, Management Agent
Database Support
Supported Cryptographic Algorithms, Protocols, and Standards
Management Connection
Administration Interface
Management Database
File Change Detection
OSS License Acknowledgements
Glossary
Index