|Applies To||RSA Product Set: Archer|
RSA Product/Service Type: Archer Administrators
|Issue||Archer to Archer data feed for Windows Authentication.|
|Tasks||The RSA Archer Web Services Transporter has the ability to use Windows accounts for authentication. This document describes the actions to perform in two components: IIS and the Data Feed configuration itself.|
Set up IIS
Data feeds use API calls, which accesses the web server on the /ws folder of the website (https://www.archer.com/ws). The WS folder of the Archer site in IIS needs to be set up for Windows Authentication.
Data Feed configuration
When IIS’s WS folder is configured for Window Authentication, the Archer Web Services Transporter (Archer to Archer data feed) will use either the service account credential or a specific user credential to authenticate to the web server. This is set in the Security section on the Transport tab in the data feed