Accumulo 1.4 handles all of it's security internally, so you can't rely on
an external service for managing the user space. However, you can have a
web service which handles passing accumulo credentials down into the system
so you don't have to worry about the web service doing anything too
Accumulo 1.5 is slated to have a pluggable security structure, which will
support a variety of SSO mechanisms.
On Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 10:26 AM, Thorton Timms <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> Are there single sign-on options for Accumulo (like SAML or CAS or
> something else)?
> I'm interested in using Accumulo's cell-level security behind a web
> service. The web service would require authentication that I would like to
> pass on to Accumulo. This would allow Accumulo to handle the filtering of
> requests results based on the users authorization, instead of the web
> service having to do it. Is this possible?