Securing Components

Each major component in GigaSpaces (data grid, Grid Service Agent, Grid Service Manager, Grid Service Container, Processing UnitClosed This is the unit of packaging and deployment in the GigaSpaces Data Grid, and is essentially the main GigaSpaces service. The Processing Unit (PU) itself is typically deployed onto the Service Grid. When a Processing Unit is deployed, a Processing Unit instance is the actual runtime entity., and Web Management Console) has its own security configuration that can be adapted individually to suit the needs of your application environment. Security can also be enabled for other components and processes in the GigaSpaces environment. This section explains how security relates to each component, and how to configure the properties to properly secure your application.

You can apply security settings at the following levels:

To administer and manage these components, set security configurations for:


This section includes the following topics: