The ForgeRock BackStage download site hosts downloads, including a
.zip file with all of the AM components, the
.war file, AM tools, the configurator, web and Java agents, Identity Gateway, and documentation. Review the Software License and Subscription Agreement presented before you download AM files.
For each release of AM, you can download the entire package as a
.zip file, only the AM
.war file, or only the administrative tools as a
.zip archive. The Archives only have the AM source code used to build the release.
After you download the
.zip file, create a new directory for AM, and unzip the
.zip file to access the content.
mkdir openam ; cd openam$
When you unzip the archive of the entire package, you get ldif, license, and legal directories in addition to the following files:
AM provides a utility with some cryptographic functionality used for creating Docker images. This utility is strictly for future use, and is not currently supported.
AM provides a SOAP-based security token service (STS) server that issues tokens based on the WS-Security protocol[a].
AM provides an
AM provides configuration and upgrade tools for installing and maintaining your server. The
AM provides a configuration file upgrade tool. For more information on converting configuration files for import into AM, see the
AM provides an AM Fedlet, a light-weight SAML v2.0 service provider. The Fedlet lets you set up a federated deployment without the need of a fully-featured service provider.
AM provides an IDP Discovery Profile (SAMLv2 binding profile) for its IDP Discovery service. The profile keeps track of the identity providers for each user.
Clean installs of AM with an embedded data store provide ready-made sample authentication trees to demonstrate how they can be put together. These sample trees are not installed by default on installs of AM with an external configuration store, or if you are upgrading an existing instance of AM. The
AM provides a utility to help with creating a trust store for use with web authentication. See the
[a] AM also provides REST-based STS service endpoints, which you can directly utilize on the AM server.