Zero Trust building blocks - Leverage F5 NGINX Plus Single Sign-On (SSO) and F5 XC

As part of your organization journey to build a Zero Trust strategy with distributed Microservices, you would think of a light weight engine that allows to perform request authentication and authorization.

While keeping the continuous monitoring and the protection provided by F5 Distributed Cloud Web App & API Protection (WAAP), you can provide the authentication and authorization required to your microservices by implementing F5 NGINX Plus for Single Sign-On SSO.

In our article we will explore the path through previously created articles and how we can make use of it to achieve our organization strategy.


Deployment options

We have multiple deployment options to suit your needs, below are two examples:

SSO with NGINX Plus

Once you have completed your infrastructure deployment it's time to delpoy the Identity layer and this was discussed over hereEnhanced Modern Applications and MicroServices SSO with NGINX 


In this article we utilized both Distributed Cloud WAAP and the NGINX Plus SSO feature to allow for continuous monitoring and protection for users traffic and maintaining authentication and authorization through our microservices deployment.


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Published Jul 07, 2023
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