API Authentication


With the API Authentication policy, access to the web service is performed under the authorized authorizations.

Figure: API Authentication

  • To add this policy, the fields that have descriptions in the Table : API Authentication Form Fields are entered.
Table: API Authentication Form Fields
Fields Descriptions
Name If the policy is global ,you must enter the name of policy.
Description A description can be entered to make policy selections easier.
Message Content Type It will be used for formatting messages.
Username Enter the username that will used for authentication by the API.
Password Enter the password that will used for authentication by the API..
Authentication Method Authentication method of API.
Send Authentication Info in Select a method to send authentication information to the API.
Username Header Enter the name of the header for username.
Password Header Enter the name of the header for password.
Error Message Customization The error code and error message that you want to customize for this policy is entered.
  • Click Save button to save the operation.