How to Authenticate Admin and Application Users using LDAP Server
This H2G will show you how to setup an LDAP as an authentication provider for the application's end-user(s), and the admin user for SMP3.0. This guide is a self-contained exercise that can teach from beginning to end without requiring an administrator assist as long as you have some system to perform the action on. The guide will show you to setup the simple LDAP, create some authentication provider, and test various options on how to do the role mapping for the Administrator role. Once you are finished with this, you should be able to easily adapt this to other LDAP type to meet your need.