Configure API Gateway for SSL/TSL connection

This section describes how to import an existing SSL certificate for API Gateway and configure an HTTPS interface in Policy Studio. For more information on Policy Studio, see the API Gateway Policy Developer Guide .

Import an SSL certificate

To enable SSL/TSL connection, you must have a valid SSL certificate.

  1. In the node tree, click Environment Configuration > Certificates and Keys > Certificates.
  2. Click Create/Import.
  3. Click Import Certificate..., and select the certificate file you want to use.
  4. Enter an alias for the certificate or click Use Subject, and click OK.

For more details on the fields and options in this configuration window, see Manage X.509 certificates and keys in the API Gateway Policy Developer Guide.

Configure an HTTPS interface

  1. In the node tree, click Environment Configuration > Listeners > API Gateway > Default Services > Ports.
  2. Click Add > HTTPS Interface, and enter a name for the interface.
  3. On the Network tab, set Port to 8081.
  4. Click X.509 Certificate, select your SSL certificate, and click OK.

For more details on the fields and options in this configuration window, see Configure HTTP services in the API Gateway Policy Developer Guide.

Deploy the configuration

To deploy the configuration to API Gateway, click Deploy icon.

You must configure your browser to use secure connection as well. For more details, see Configure your browser to use SSL/TSL connection.

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