System Requirements

PortalGuard supports both direct access and authentication to cloud/web-based applications. PortalGuard has the following requirements:

.NET 2.0 framework or later

(64-bit OS only) Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package (x64)

PortalGuard is fully supported for installation on physical and virtual machines. PortalGuard supports running on the following platforms:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 / R2 Microsoft Windows Server 2012 / R2

When connecting an Active Directory or LDAP user repository to the Nebula Servers, the following must be done:

  • SSL must be enabled on the Domain Controller.
  • Export the public certificate from the Certificate Authority (CA) that created the SSL Certificate.
  • Create a service account in the user repository and delegate the appropriate read privileges to it.
  • In addition to the necessary user repository changes, a change to the local firewall/gateway must be made.
  • Access to Port 636 must be open, to provide a communication channel between the user repository and the Nebula servers.
  • NOTE: This can be additionally secured using IPSec between the DC and the Nebula servers using machine certificates.