Authenticating connections

The adapter supports the following authentication methods:
  • Basic authentication. The user provides username and password values and the adapter automatically assembles them into appropriate authorization header.
  • OAuth 2.0 authentication. The user provides access token obtained through OAuth 2.0. The username and password can still be used to automatically refresh the access token.

REST Adapter as a source:

REST adapter as a source performs the specified GET or HEAD operation and returns the response.

REST Adapter as a target:

REST adapter as a target submits requests to the specified POST, PUT, PATCH or DELETE operation, as applicable.