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Assets and Resources

Database assets are the files, services, applications, administrative actions, and so on that the Caché security system protects. Within the security system, the assets are represented by resources. Each resource can represent one or more assets. The following table lists several examples of resources.

Resource Types
Type Examples Protected Assets
Database Resources %DB_DOCBOOK, %DB_SAMPLES, %DB_USER, %DB_CACHELIB The databases automatically installed with Caché.
Services %Service_Bindings, %Service_CSP, %Service_Console, %Service_CacheDirect Mechanisms for connecting to Caché.
Administrative and Development %Admin_Manage, %Admin_Operate, %Admin_Secure, %Development Sets of administrative tasks or development related tools.
User defined N/A User defined applications or databases.
Note:

For instructions on creating and editing a resource, read Creating and Editing a Resource in the appendix to this tutorial.

For more information on resources, read Assets and Resources in the Caché Security Administration Guide.

For more information on services, read Services in the Caché Security Administration Guide.

For more information on authentication, read the Authentication section of this tutorial as well as Authentication in Caché Security Administration Guide.