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IBM Rational Application Developer V6 Portlet Application Development and Portal Tools by Ryan Wilson, Gianfranco Rutigliano, George Kroner, Belen Gonzalez, Karla Galvan, Cristiano Cesario, Juan R. Rodriguez

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20.2. Credential Vault organization

The organization of Credential Vault in WebSphere Portal consists of vault segments and credential slots. Figure 20-2 shows an overview of these components.

Figure 20-2. Credential Vault organization

The portal server’s credential vault is organized as follows:

  • The portal administrator can partition the vault into several vault segments. Vault segments can be created and configured only by portal administrators.

  • A vault segment contains one or more vault slots. Vault slots are the“drawers” where portlets store and retrieve a user’s credentials. Each slot holds one credential.

  • A vault slot is linked to a resource ...

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