Sun OpenSSO Enterprise 8.0 Deployment Planning Guide

Evaluating Benefits and Tradeoffs

The following lists may help you determine whether using the Client SDK or using a policy agent is suitable in your environment:

Benefits of Using the Client SDK

Tradeoffs Using the Client SDK

Benefits of Using a Policy Agent

The Centralized Policy Agent Configuration moves most of the Policy Agent configuration to the OpenSSO Enterprise data repository. Using the Centralized Policy Agent Configuration results in the following benefits: