Changes between Version 21 and Version 22 of OperationalMonitoring/DatastorePolling


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Timestamp:
04/23/14 09:43:18 (7 years ago)
Author:
rirwin@bbn.com
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  • OperationalMonitoring/DatastorePolling

    v21 v22  
    5959Access to the local datastore is restricted through the use of certificates enabling an SSL connection.  When a new request comes in,  the following occurs:
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    61  * Make sure the SSL certificate is signed by a GENI trust anchor.  The local datastore webserver is configured to do this check. 
     61 * The webserver makes sure the SSL certificate is signed by a GENI trust anchor.  The local datastore webserver is configured to do this check. 
    6262 * The certificate is passed along to the application which parses out the URN. 
    6363 * Last, the URN is checked to see if it is on the whitelist (those with permission to access operational data).
    64  * The polling is answered as outlined above on this page.
     64 * The request is answered as outlined above on this page.
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    6666The whitelist can be maintained centrally and the local datastores can poll to update their whitelist (infrequently).