Access point The access point is the gatekeeper for all resource and access requests. It interacts with the policy service to validate queries and authorize access. You can set up several access points, to handle situations with large numbers of access requests (load balancing). The access point functionality can be divided into web access and access via the Access Client.
Administration service Hybrid Access Gateway is a complete network of services, with the administration service as the natural connecting point, or hub. The administrator manages all administration and configuration of Hybrid Access Gateway on the administration service through the Hybrid Access Gateway administration interface.
Policy service The policy service makes access decisions, authenticates, audits, and validates certificates as well as digital signatures. The policy service makes the access decisions depending on access policies.
User A user is a known registered identity that is unique in Hybrid Access Gateway. A user can request access to a resource or get a ticket (SAML) for access to other systems. The user can access resources through the Hybrid Access Gateway application portal.
System administrator The system administrator communicates with Hybrid Access Gateway through the Hybrid Access Gateway administration interface.