AEM as a Cloud Service authentication

AEM as a Cloud Service supports multiple of authentication options and varies by service type.

AEM Author AEM Publish
Adobe IMS
SAML 2.0 via Adobe IMS
SAML 2.0
Single-sign On (SSO)
Token authentication

Authentication options

Click into the corresponding link below to for details on how to set up and use the authentication approach.

Adobe IMS

Manage AEM Author access using Adobe IMS via the Adobe Admin Console.

SAML 2.0

Authenticate your web site's user to an IDP using AEM Publish service's SAML 2.0 integration.


Allow applications and middleware to authenticate to AEM using an API service token.

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