API for the open metadata security connectors

Below is a description of the API of the two Open Metadata Security Connectors.

Open metadata platform security connector interface

The connector that plugs in to the platform implements the following interface.

Open metadata server security connector interface

The connector that can be defined for an OMAG Server offers a series of layers of security checks. An organization can choose which layers to make use of and which to allow all requests to pass. Figure 2 shows the layers:

Figure 2

Figure 2: Layers of security checks within a server

Each lay is implemented in a separate interface and the connector can choose which interfaces to implement. Below are the interfaces and methods for the different layers:



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