Directory Services

Fuel Digital Transformation with Massive Scale and High Availability

Let’s be frank. Your identity platform is only as good as its foundation. “Identity done right” gets done wrong without a rock-solid directory to store and access all that identity data.

Born from our telco heritage, ForgeRock Directory Services is the gold standard and was designed from the beginning for massive scale. A high-performance, high availability, web-scale directory that delivers throughput in the tens-of-thousands of logins per second to fuel organizations, like yours, with the power needed for today – and tomorrow’s – digital transformation.

Product Brief

Directory Services in short

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Customer Story

TomTom uses the ForgeRock Identity Platform to deliver a connected automotive experience

Overview

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Technical Resources
Administration Guide

Guide to configuring and using ForgeRock Directory Services features.


Developer's Guide

Guide to developing client applications, server extensions, and applications that embed servers by using ForgeRock Directory Services.


Full Documentation

Full Directory Services documentation.

ForgeRock Identity Platform 6.0

Intelligent Authentication Ushers in a New Era in Digital Identity

With the RSA Conference kicking off in San Francisco this week, we’re taking the opportunity to unveil the ForgeRock Identity Platform 6.0. A significant advancement in digital identity technology, our new flagship offering will deliver real, measurable business value to ForgeRock customers in fresh new ways. More than ever before, ForgeRock is the key technology provider helping you to build trusted digital relationships across people, services and things.

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Why Digital Identity is the Strategic Opportunity of Our Time

Are you making the most of your customers’ identities? There is no doubt: nowadays, customers are demanding more. Having learned what’s possible from global tech giants and online retailers, they expect the same level of real-time, frictionless service from their traditional providers, like telcos and utilities. But while the immediacy of the online experience has changed consumer attitudes, at the same time no one wants to give up the option to go into a store or a branch or contact a call centre 24x7 either.

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Your Gateway to a Simple, Modern and Adaptable CIAM Architecture

Customer identity and access management (CIAM) is essential for digital transformation. But finding the right CIAM solution for your unique business needs can be an arduous journey. Creating value through your CIAM architecture means bridging the gaps between the growing number of business applications, APIs, and microservices.

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Open Banking Week is Coming

At ForgeRock, we take Open Banking seriously. That’s why we’re proud to announce our inaugural Open Banking Week starting on April 23! It will be filled with excellent content and events around this revolutionary regulation. Here’s how it goes:

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I’m the User…. I’ll Improvise…*

How handing the keys to your digital platform over to your users can help scale your business

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Token Exchange and Delegation using the ForgeRock Identity Microservices
1 week 6 days ago
In 2017 ForgeRock introduced an Early Access program (aka beta) for the ForgeRock Identity Microservices. In summary the capabilities offered include token issuance using the OAuth2 client credentials grant, token validations of OAuth2/OIDC tokens (and even ssotokens) and token exchange based on the draft OAuth2 token exchange spec. I wrote a press release here and an introductory community blog post here. […]
Javed Shah
The OAuth2 ForgeRock Identity Microservices
2 weeks 1 day ago
ForgeRock Identity Microservices ForgeRock released in Q4 2017, an Early Access (aka beta) program for three key Identity Microservices within a compact, single-purpose code set for consumer-scale deployments. For companies who are deploying stateless Microservices architectures, these microservices offer a micro-gateway enabled solution that enables service trust, policy-enforced identity propagation and even OAuth2-based delegation. The stateless architecture of FR Identity Microservices […]
Javed Shah
Implementing Delegated Administration with the ForgeRock 5.5 Platform
2 months ago
Out of the box in 5.5, IDM (ForgeRock Identity Management) has two types of users – basic end-users and all-powerful administrators. You often need a class of users that fall between these extremes – users which can trigger a password reset action but cannot redefine connector configuration, for example. Another common need is for users to only be allowed to […]
Jake Feasel
Enhancing User Privacy with OpenID Connect Pairwise Identifiers
2 months 1 week ago
This is a quick post to describe how to set up Pairwise subject hashing, when issuing OpenID Connect id_tokens that require the users sub= claim to be pseudonymous.  The main use case for this approach, is to prevent clients or resource servers, from being able to track user activity and correlate the same subject’s activity across different applications. OpenID Connect […]
Simon Moffatt
8 years old !
2 months 2 weeks ago
Happy anniversary ForgeRock! It’s been 8 years since you first shout at the world What an amazing journey since then… And it’s only the beginning This blog post was first published @ ludopoitou.com, included here with permission.
Ludo
Platform

An Identity Platform Built with the IoT, CIAM, and You in Mind

Digital Identity

Your Customers...

Millions of customers use your digital services--whether cloud, mobile, or IoT. Protect their digital identities and consolidate customer information, so it's easy to create and personalize the customer experience. 

IoT

Their Things...

Cars, drones, street lights, gas pumps, wearables, medical devices...they all have a digital identity. With ForgeRock, you establish who these devices belong to, and decide how and with whom (or what) they interact. 

Privacy

Their Choice.

Protect and respect privacy. With ForgeRock, you can let your customers share data selectively. Ask them what’s okay to share, how, when, and with whom. Put them in charge, and they’ll put their trust in you.

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