What you GetYou get the reference implementation of PEP Proxy Generic Enabler. Thanks to this component and together with Identity Management and Authorization PDP GEs, you will add authentication and authorization security to your backend applications. Thus, only FIWARE users will be able to access your GEs or REST services. But you will be able also to manage specific permissions and policies to your resources allowing different access levels to your users.
Why to Get itWilma is the reference implementation of this Generic Enabler because it is completely integrated with the FIWARE ecosystem and specifically with FIWARE account. It is thought to work with OAuth2 and XACML protocols, the standards for authentication and authorization chosen in FIWARE. Furthermore, this is the component that every GEis are including on top of their REST APIs so it is tested and used in many different scenarios.
|The overall label is the average of all individual labels assessed by Sep 2016|
|Documentation completeness||Very good||A++|
|Documentation soundness||Very good||A++|
|APIs Failure Rate||0 tests failed/executed||A+++|
|Detected defects by Priority||0 average bugs priority||A+++|
|Time to respond issues||2,3 days||A++|
|Time to fix issues||10 days||A|
|Scalability||1,02 response time/thread number||A+++|
|Performance||1126,25 proxy requests per second||A+|
|Stability||Memory/CPU keep stable||A+++|