Advantages of using the Certificate Management Tool for SSL Certificates

As an overall security strategy, SSL security is a key component of the Rocket MultiValue application platform. The release of U2 Common Client 5.2.0 debuts a new tool, the Certificate Management Tool (CMT), which will reduce the overhead of system administrators in managing SSL certificates. Why does the MV application platform need a new tool […]

Learn about SB/XA 6.5.4 and wIntegrate 6.4.3

If you use Rocket SB/XA and/or Rocket wIntegrate, and you’re not on the latest release, this post will get you up to date on what you’re missing out on and why you should upgrade. Rocket SB/XA 6.5.4 In October 2018, Rocket MultiValue R&D released SB/XA 6.5.4. This release boasts over 150 bugs fixes and over […]

Self-Signed SSL Certificates for REST Development

Security can be a big concern when you are developing APIs that are exposed to the outside world. Best practice dictates that you should use SSL/TLS to secure your endpoints by encrypting the traffic if you are dealing with any sensitive information. SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is a global standard security technology that encrypts the […]

How to use the Certificate Management Tool

In the first post on the Certificate Management Tool (CMT) series, I: introduced the tool detailed what the tool can help you do covered the benefits (including ease-of-use and simplifying securing connections involving Rocket MultiValue products) provided directions on where to download this free tool In the second post, I explained why this easy-to-use tool […]

Understanding Commonality is Key to Leveraging the Certificate Management Tool (CMT)

This post is a follow-on to the Sept. 6 post entitled SSL / TLS and the Certificate Management Tool (CMT). You can use the Certificate Management Tool (CMT) to prepare SSL certificate data in a fashion that either a UniData or UniVerse database and any of the U2 tools can consume.  When I say any […]