Configuring protocols for connecting to remote systems

You can configure the protocol used by OnCommand Workflow Automation (WFA) to connect to remote systems. You can configure the protocol based on your organization's security requirements and the protocol supported by the remote system.

Steps

  1. Log in to WFA through a web browser as an admin.
  2. Click Data Source Design > Remote System Types.
  3. Perform one of the following actions:
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    Configure a protocol for a new remote system
    1. Click New icon.
    2. In the New Remote System Type dialog box, specify the details such as name, description, and version.
    Modify the protocol configuration of an existing remote system
    1. Select and double-click the remote system that you want to modify.
    2. Click Edit icon.
  4. From the Connection Protocol list, select one of the following:
    • HTTPS with fallback to HTTP (default)
    • HTTPS only
    • HTTP only
    • Custom
  5. Specify the details for the protocol, default port, and default timeout.
  6. Click Save.