Complete these high-level steps to add an identity router to your RSA SecurID Access deployment.
Note: The Cloud Administration Console dashboard indicates whether each required RSA SecurID Access component is configured to meet minimal product requirements. Use this monitor to track your setup progress during initial deployment. See how it works.
Before you begin
- You must be a Super Admin in the Cloud Administration Console.
- Change your password at the first sign-in. See Change Your Account Name and Password in the Cloud Administration Console.
- Download and fill out the Quick Setup Guide best-suited for your deployment:
- Use your Quick Setup Guide and work with your network administrator to:
- Determine the appropriate deployment model to use if you are deploying the identity router in the Amazon cloud. See Amazon Web Services Identity Router Deployment Models.
- Determine the IP addresses and DNS entries required for the identity routers and load balancers in your deployment.
- Configure your DNS service with the required entries.
- Add an Identity Router Using the Cloud Administration Console.
- Obtain the Identity Router Image.
- (For VMware) Install the Identity Router Virtual Appliance for VMware.
- (For Microsoft Hyper-V) Create the Identity Router Hyper-V® Virtual Machine
- (For Amazon Web Services) Launch the Identity Router for Amazon Web Services.
- (For VMware and Hyper-V) Configure Initial Network Settings for On-Premises Identity Routers Using the VM Console.
- Configure Network Settings Using the Identity Router Setup Console.
- Connect the Identity Router to the Cloud Administration Console.
- If you are adding an identity router to an existing cluster, back up user profiles for the cluster that includes the new identity router. See Back Up Now for a Single Cluster.