Sun Identity Manager 8.1 Business Administrator's Guide

ProcedureTo Determine Additional Approvers From an Attribute

Use the following steps to determine additional approvers from an attribute.

  1. Select Attribute from the Determine Additional Approvers from menu.

    Note –

    The attribute must resolve to a string that represents a single account ID or to a list in which the elements are account IDs.

    New options display, as shown in the following figure.

    Figure 9–12 Additional Approvers: Attribute

    Figure showing the new options on the Additional Approvers

    • Approver Attribute. Provides a list of attributes (currently defined for the view associated with the task configured by this template) used to determine approvers’ account IDs.

    • Approval times out after. Provides a method for specifying when the approval will time out.

      The Approval times out after setting affects both initial approvals and escalated approvals.

  2. Use the Approver Attribute menu to select an attribute.

    The selected attribute displays in the adjacent text field.

  3. Decide whether you want the approval request to timeout after a specified period of time.