Now that you have your Sametime environment installed, you need to make sure you and your users can authenticate to Sametime and that you do so in a secure manner. We will describe how you can configure authentication for your Sametime systems. To do this, you need to identify a directory source that each of the Sametime server components can use. You also want to ensure that all the network traffic to and from your servers is also encrypted.
In this chapter, you'll learn the following: