ForgeRock Course

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This course comprises a mix of instructor-led lessons and demonstrations with plenty of lab exercises to ensure an opportunity to fully understand each of the topics covered. It provides students with the necessary skills to plan, install, configure, and administer an IG deployment. The main goal of the course is to provide a thorough understanding of and hands-on experience with IG, so students can control the most important functions of and manage a successful production deployment.


System Integrators, System Consultants, System Architects, System Administrators or Web Developers


  • Basic knowledge and skills using the Linux operating system to complete labs
  • Basic knowledge of HTTP and communications between clients and web applications is critical to understanding and working with IG
  • Basic knowledge of JSON, JavaScript, REST, Java, Groovy, SQL, and XML helpful in understanding examples, especially Groovy for scripting within IG


Chapter 1: Basic Configuration

  • Introducing ForgeRock Identity Gateway
  • Creating a Basic IG Configuration

Chapter 2: Advanced Configuration

  • Enhancing the Default Configuration Objects
  • Monitoring, Logging, and Auditing in IG
  • Extending IG with Scripts

Chapter 3: IG as a PEP to Protect an Application

  • Configuring IG as a Basic PEP
  • Extending IG as a Basic PEP

Chapter 4: IG with OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect 1.0

  • Configuring IG in the Role of an OAuth2 Resource Server
  • Configuring IG as an OIDC Relying Party

Chapter 5: IG as a SAML2 Service Provider

  • Configuring IG as SAML2 SP
  • Extending IG as SAML2 SP

Chapter 6: Building an IG Project

  • Planning a Project
  • Implementing the Plan
  • Moving to Production

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