Restrict access to product licensing reports - SmartPlant Foundation - 2019 (10.0) - Installation & Upgrade

Distributed Server Setup for SmartPlant Foundation

PPMProduct
SmartPlant Foundation
PPMCategory_custom
Installation & Upgrade
SPFVersion_custom
2019 (10.0)

In order to restrict access to licensing reports using authorization rules, ensure that URL Authorization is installed as a Web Server (IIS) role service on the server that hosts the license server virtual directory.

  1. Open IIS, and enable Windows authentication and anonymous authentication on the license server virtual directory.

  2. Open the Authentication feature for the web site.

  3. Select Windows Authentication and click Providers.

  4. Ensure that NTLM is set as the top provider in the list.

  5. Select the license server virtual directory, and double-click Authorization Rules.

  6. Remove the All Users rule.

  7. Click Add Allow Rule in the Actions list.

  8. In the Add Allow Authorization Rule dialog box, specify the users, roles, or groups that need access to the license reports.

  9. Reset IIS on the server.