Deployment Example: Single Sign-On, Load Balancing and Failover Using Sun OpenSSO Enterprise 8.0

ProcedureTo Install a CA Root Certificate to the OpenSSO Enterprise Load Balancer

Install the CA root certificate on Load Balancer 2 to ensure that a link between the Load Balancer 2 can be maintained with the CA. Use the same root certificate that you imported in 4.3 Enabling Secure Communication for the Directory Server User Data Instances. For more information, see 3.3 Obtaining Secure Socket Layer Certificates.

  1. Access, the BIG-IP load balancer login page, in a web browser.

  2. Log in with the following information.

    User name:




  3. In the BIG-IP load balancer console, click Proxies.

  4. Click the Cert-Admin tab.

  5. Click Import.

  6. In the Import Type field, choose Certificate, and click Continue.

  7. Click Browse in the Certificate File field on the Install SSL Certificate page.

  8. In the Choose File dialog, choose Browser.

  9. Navigate to ca.cer and click Open.

  10. In the Certificate Identifier field, enter OpenSSL_CA_cert.

  11. Click Install Certificate.

  12. On the Certificate OpenSSL_CA_Cert page, click Return to Certificate Administration.

    The root certificate named OpenSSL_CA_Cert is now included in the Certificate ID list.