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About this guide

This guide describes how to use the Kerberos authentication protocol in API Gateway using Kerberos SPNEGO authentication.

Who should read this guide

The intended audience for this guide is personnel in charge of the technical integration of a Kerberos solution.

How to use this guide

This guide should be used in conjunction with the other documents in the API Gateway documentation set.

Before configuring API Gateway to work with other applications, you should understand exactly what filters are, and how they are chained together to create a policy. These concepts are documented in detail in the API Gateway Policy Developer Guide.

Before you begin configuring Kerberos authentication in API Gateway, you must have a basic understanding of Kerberos authentication.

Review this guide thoroughly. The following is a brief description of the contents of each section:

The example Kerberos realm name AXWAY.COM is specific to the examples in this guide. Replace the example realm name with your own realm name.

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