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How to test GSOAP webservice call

We have all had that issue with the Repository or the Orchestration Engine being unable to get to the gsoap web service URL.  And, this is with all SBM components installed on the same server.  Why can't it get to itself?  Or in the case orchestrations, maybe we cannot figure out why the OE is unable to reach a third party web service.

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SSL Primer - Day 4 - Self-Signed Certificate

Self-Signed Certificate

Self-signed can be a contentious term.  Many would say a certificate is self-signed because it is not issued by a well-known certificate authority.  Well-known can mean VeriSign, Go Daddy or your company's certificate authority.  Using this definition does us a disservice because it complicates SSL/TLS language by using a practical definition instead of a technical definition. 

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Presentations from Micro Focus iChange2016

Firstly, my huge thanks to all those customers who presented and contributed to iChange2016 in Chicago.

With over 78 sessions delivered, we could not have carried this off without you. Thank You.

All Track content is now available for review and download and you may access it here:

http://www.serena.com/index.php/en/company/upcoming-events/xchange16/presentations/

U: iChange16

P: iChange16

 

Lookout for further follow-up, and upcoming product VUGs and DevOps Drive-ins.

 

 

Ash

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Serena SSO supports SAML 2.0

As of SBM 11.0.1, the SSO engine supports SAML2.0 for integrating with external Identity Providers (IDP).  I have created a KBTV video demonstrating how easy the setup is with ADFS 2.0.

SAML2 setup with SBM and ADFS 2.0

 

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Wireshark or Netsh Trace?

Wireshark is often the preferred method of doing network captures. However, what if security posture will not allow installing Wireshark on a production server? In this case, we can use the NETSH TRACE command built into Windows. This command works on all Windows machines both client and server.

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