Supported Connections lists the type of connection used to communicate between Identity Manager and the resource. The following types of connections are commonly used:
Sun Identity Manager Gateway
Secure Shell (SSH)
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) over Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
Java Naming and Directory Interface (JNDI) over SSL
Other connection types are possible.
Required Administrative Privileges lists the privileges the administrator account must have to create users and perform other tasks from within Identity Manager. The administrator account is specified on the Resource Attributes page.
For all Active Sync adapters, the administrator account must have read, write, and delete permissions on the directory specified in the Log File Path field in the Active Sync Running Settings