Deploy Safewhere Admin for existing Identify instances

Introduction If you have a Safewhere Identify instance that didn’t have the Safewhere Admin before and now you want it, Configurator’s Reconfigure is the functionality that you need. The new reconfiguring feature is supported from version 5.4 which is released on 21st Dec 2018. Preparation […]

Setup Safewhere with SQL Cluster Guideline

Introduction We will setup the Identify to work with the SQL cluster environment Environment setup We have the fresh environment like below: The basic 2-nodes failover cluster are ready Source instance of SQL server – Primary replica. In my sample, […]


When the installer is launched, it performs a preinstallation check to see if previous versions of exist. If a previous version exists, you need to remove it. Once the removal is complete, you can start to install . Accept the End […]

Configuring Safewhere*Identify for high-load environment

Overview We have spent a fair amount of time to improve performance for Safewhere*Identify 5.0 and the result is a product with a great numbers of configurable settings that you can use to fine tune an Identify installation to achieve […]

MSDTC disabling and consequence

1. MSDTC introduction MSDTC is an acronym for Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator. As the name says, MSDTC is a Windows service providing transaction infrastructure for distributed systems. In this case, a transaction means a general way of structuring the interactions […]

Identify configurator – Action step and rollback transaction

We have reworked Identify configurator to not only handle installation and rollback better but also make it easier to support new functionality. The first functionality we have added for Identify configurator 5.0 is the ability to backup databases. You can […]

Session state support

In order to achieve best performance, Safewhere*Identify recommendation for session state mode is as follow: Single server setup Since this type of setup uses only one web server to host Identify tenants, InProc session state mode is the best choice. […]

License & Security

License Please notice that the standard version of only provides a one-month trial license. If you have purchased a license from , you will receive a license file. This license file should be stored in the bin folder of each […]


This article is going to help you setup the Configurator for Launching the Configurator The Configurator can be launched from Start >Identify>Safewhere*Identify 5.0 Configurator in the Windows Start menu. Set Up and Customize Prerequisite Initially, the Configurator checks that you have all […]

Claim app site

The app site is included with an Identify installation and is used for testing issuance by a federation server. Installation Instructions Open the web.config of the claimapp located at “C:\Program Files\Safewhere\Identify\TestApps”: Enter the federation server’s URL for the following key […]