Enabling SSL in IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1: A complete guide

This white paper outlines the steps required to enable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for an IBM Lotus Sametime component based on IBM WebSphere Application Server. It focuses on installing the trusted root and intermediate root certificates, and on generating and installing a SSL certificate signed by a Certificate Authority. In addition, we'll cover the steps to enable the Sametime Community server to connect to LDAP over SSL (LDAPS).

Andy Yiu (andy_yiu@us.ibm.com), Managing Consultant, IBM

Andy Yiu is a Managing Consultant with IBM Software Services for Lotus (ISSL). He previously worked with IBM Support as a Technical Team Lead for the Sametime Support team. His main experience is with the Sametime family of products, including Sametime Standard Server, Sametime Gateway, Enterprise Meeting Server, and the Sametime 8.5x technologies. Andy has presented several Web casts and Open Mic sessions on Optimizing the Sametime server, on Enterprise Meeting Server deployment, and on Sametime Client Deployments. You can reach him at andy_yiu@us.ibm.com.



17 March 2011

This white paper outlines the steps required to enable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for an IBM Lotus® Sametime® component based on IBM WebSphere® Application Server. It focuses on installing the trusted root and intermediate root certificates, and on generating and installing a SSL certificate signed by a Certificate Authority. In addition, we'll cover the steps to enable the Sametime Community server to connect to LDAP over SSL (LDAPS).

In this white paper

  • Introduction
  • Sametime Community Server
  • Sametime WAS-based services
  • Conclusion
  • Resources
  • About the author

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