Skip to main content


HealthShare® Health Connect supports a wide variety of authentication mechanisms. Authentication determines if users are who they say they are.

Get acquainted

video iconUsers and roles in InterSystems IRISOpens in a new window

documentation iconAuthentication basics

Read all about it

documentation iconLDAP

The lightweight directory access protocol

documentation iconKerberos

The Kerberos network authentication system

documentation iconOS-based authentication

Using operating system credentials

documentation iconInstance authentication

The Health Connect built-in authentication system

documentation iconDelegated authentication

Using your own authentication system and tying in Health Connect

Match authentication with authorization

Your authentication mechanism determines what authorization mechanism you can use.

Authentication mechanism Authorization mechanisms
LDAP InterSystems authorization
Kerberos InterSystems authorization
Delegated authorization
OS-based InterSystems authorization
Delegated authorization
Instance authentication InterSystems authorization
Delegated authentication InterSystems authorization
Delegated authorization

Two-factor authentication

Health Connect supports both SMS text authentication and time-based one-time password (TOTP) authentication.

documentation iconTwo-factor authentication

Explore more

navigation iconSecurity

navigation iconAuthorization

navigation iconTLS

FeedbackOpens in a new window