single sign on recommendations
We build a J2EE-Windows based enterprise solution.
You need your J2EE to play nice with delegation. A quick websearch turned up http://www.wedgetail.com/jcsi/sso/ .
Just me (Sir to you)
Please clarify your use of J2EE. Is your system a browser-presented application, or do you have software running on the user's workstation too?
I also built a J2EE Enterprise Solution! It kicks ass!
Season 3 was cool
Not single sign on, but we would have the users login to the web app and it would authenticate against the windows active directory as an LDAP look-up. Our goal was to minimize the number of login and passwords to remember, not the number of times they login. Having to login a few times extra per week does not make ROI on the massive SSO investment.
IBM has a "new" technology for Single SignOn, EIM, Enterprise Identity Mapping, some related to "Kerberos".
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