Managing roles

Use the User Management page to add and delete a user role in IBM® Security Guardium® Key Lifecycle Manager.

About this task

A user role defines the functions that a user can access. You can add only one role per device group. Some roles are available by default when you install the product. You cannot delete a default role.


  1. Access the User Management page.
    1. Log in to the graphical user interface by using your credentials.
    2. Click User Management.
      The Users page opens that displays a list of the users and their assigned roles and groups.
  2. Click the Roles tab.
    The Roles page is displayed.
  3. To add a role, complete these steps:
    1. Click Add.
    2. Select the device group for which you want to add a role.
    3. Click Add Role.
  4. To delete a role, select the role to be deleted, and click Delete. Then confirm the delete operation.
    The role is deleted and disassociated from all users and groups to which it was assigned.