Forcing synchronization with the identity source

The StorageGRID system periodically synchronizes federated groups and users from the identity source. You can force synchronization to start if you want to enable or restrict user permissions as quickly as possible.

Before you begin

Procedure

  1. Select Configuration > Identity Federation.
    The Identity Federation page appears. The Synchronize button is at the bottom of the page.
    screen shot of Configuration > Identity Federation > Synchronize button
  2. Click Synchronize.
    A confirmation message indicates that synchronization started successfully. The synchronization process might take some time depending on your environment.
    Note: The Identity federation synchronization failure alert is triggered if there is an issue synchronizing federated groups and users from the identity source.