By Marone: May 2020

Install and run OpenAM


In this short article we will learn how to install, run openAM COMMUNITY EDITION with a minimal setup

Used technologies

OpenAM 14.5.1
Docker 19.x (Running on Windows)

What is OpenAM

OpenAM is an open-source access management, entitlements and federation server platform.

Setup OpenAM

At the first time you need to map the IP address to host name. If not you will get configurator.embsetupopendsfailed Exception during setup.
The hosts file on windows will look like: The hosts file in windows can be found in %SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\etc\hosts

Open your browser and type: configuration
configuration The default username for ADMIN is amAdmin

Create Realm

After successful login as ADMIN the main page will be displayed: configuration Click the button New Realm
Set Name to testRealm and click Create to save.