The EmpowerID Universal Connector allows organizations to use their own internal DB resources to easily create both simple and advanced connectors for their directories and applications. In this topic, we demonstrate how to perform the administrative tasks necessary for using the Universal Connector to connect to an external system. These tasks include the following:
To create the Universal Connector database, you will need the following SQL scripts:
In Configuration Manager, select the Account Stores node and then click the Add New button above the grid.
From the Inventory pane of the Account Store Details screen, do the following:
EmpowerID recommends using the Account Inbox to provision Person objects from user accounts. The below information is included to make you aware of the option to provision during inventory.
Toggle Allow Automatic Person Provision On Inventory to reflect your policy for the account store (red sphere for disable and green checkbox for enable). When enabled (and Allow Person Provisioning is enabled for the account store), EmpowerID will provision Person objects for all new accounts discovered during inventory in real-time, if they meet the conditions of your Provision rules.