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Configure JIMS Collector to Get Information from the Directory Service

JIMS Collector gets information such as username, devices, and groups from the directory service. JIMS Collector uses this configuration to fetch the user and group mapping information from Active Directory.

  1. Log in to the Windows computer where you installed JIMS Collector.
  2. Select Juniper Networks > JIMS Administrative Interface from the Start menu.
    The Juniper Identity Management Service - Administrative Interface opens.
  3. Click Directory Services on the left pane.
  4. Click Add.

    The Add Active Directory Configuration page opens.

    Figure 1: Add Active Directory Configuration Window Add Active Directory Configuration Window
  5. Complete the configuration according to the guidelines provided in Table 1.
    Table 1: Fields on the Add Active Directory Configuration Page
    Field Description


    Enter a description for the active directory.

    The description must be useful for all administrators.

    Server Hostname or IP Address

    Enter an IP address or FQDN of your Active Directory server.

    We recommend that you enter an FQDN because the IP address might change.

    Login ID

    Enter the username of the JIMS-DirectoryService service account.


    Enter the password of the JIMS-DirectoryService service account.

    TLS Connection

    Select whether the connection must use TLS as the default encryption protocol.

    The default setting is No.

  6. Click OK.