Single Sign-on for NetWeaver

SAP-certified solution that extends Active Directory SSO capabilities

Implement a pure Java implementation of single sign-on for NetWeaver implementation in an Active Directory environment.

Single Sign-on (SSO) for NetWeaver broadens the native Kerberos single sign-on capabilities of Active Directory to your NetWeaver Application Server or NetWeaver Portal.  This SAP-certified SSO solution for NetWeaver delivers a pure Java implementation of single sign-on optimized for all NetWeaver implementations and AD environments.


Single sign-on – Implement AD-based “Kerberized” SSO for SAP applications on SAP NetWeaver Application Server and SAP NetWeaver Portal. Single Sign-on for NetWeaver's architecture as a Java Authentication and Authorization Service (JAAS) module ensures you get a strong pairing with the full SAP Java environment.

SAP-certified – Certified by SAP, Single Sign-on for NetWeaver operates in existing SAP environments with full support. It has received SAP’s BC-AUTH-JAAS certification.

Industry-leading technology – Single Sign-on for NetWeaver is a “pure” Java implementation of the Kerberos protocol, optimized for Java, as well as the entire range of SAP NetWeaver options.

Deployment flexibility - Ensure tight coupling with the full SAP Java environment by implementing the product with standards-based approaches to single sign-on, that use Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA), SPNEGO/NTLM and ADFS, as well as the Java Authentication and Authorization Service (JAAS). Single Sign-on for NetWeaver is optimized for the full range of Active Directory environments.

Security – Achieve single sign-on in NetWeaver environments without the need to establish and maintain a certificate infrastructure. Get secure single sign-on by leveraging Active Directory and Kerberos.


Active Directory domain controllersMicrosoft Windows 2000 Server and above (including Windows Server 2003, 2003 R2, and 2008).
Java Application ServerSAP NetWeaver 2004 or 7.0 (2004s)
Client Machine
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional or higher (SPNEGO)
  • Microsoft Windows 95 or higher (NTLM)

Language supported:

  • US English