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Configure the Adobe Creative Cloud connector

In Snow Integration Manager, add the Adobe Creative Cloud connector and configure the settings.

Set up the Snow License Manager Connection

To set up the Snow License manager Connection component:

  1. In the Web API URL, enter the URL to the Snow License Manager web API.

    Example 3.

    http://[your SLM url]:[port]/api


    Note

    [Port] is only necessary if Snow License Manager is running on other port than default port 80.

  2. In the Username and Password fields, enter the credentials for the Snow License Manager web API user account.

    Note

    The Password field is case-sensitive, and cannot be copied to the clipboard.

  3. To set up a proxy server, select the desired proxy in Proxy. Proxies can be configured in the Proxy profiles tab in the Snow Integration Manager main interface.

  4. Select the Advanced settings to enter the SLM connection settings in the Snow License Manager advanced connection settings window that includes:

    • Time out (minutes) - The time required for the connector to receive a response from the server. (Min: 3min, Max: 30min)

    • Retries - The number of retries a connector should perform when a timeout takes place. (Min: 0min, Max: 100min)

    • Retries delay (minutes) - The time taken between the SLM connection retries. (Min: 1min, Max: 100min)

    • Default - Selecting this would reset the settings in Step 4 to its default values.

    Select OK to save the changes made.

  5. To verify and establish a connection between the connector and the SLM server, select Test connection.

    Note

    For a connection established successfully, the Customer field is populated with the customer list received from the SLM server. Otherwise, a Test connection failed popup is displayed.

Set up the Creative Cloud Connectors

To set up the Creative Cloud Connectors component:

  1. Select Add to create a connector instance. The Connector name appears.

  2. Enter a name for the connector instance and select OK. The connector instance appears in the Creative Cloud Connectors list, and the Creative Cloud Configuration section is available for use.

    Note

    You can also rename a connector or remove a connector from the list by selecting Rename and Remove respectively.

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Set up the Creative Cloud Configuration

To set up the Creative Cloud Configuration component:

  1. Navigate to the Adobe Developer Console website and to the Adobe Creative Cloud Project that was set up in Set up an Adobe Creative Cloud Project.

  2. Navigate to the Credentials > Service Account (JWT) page.

  3. Copy the values from the Adobe Developer Console and paste them into the Creative Cloud Configuration section of Snow Integration Manager according to the table below.

    Note

    To display the Client secret value on the Adobe website, you must select Retrieve client secret.

    Name in Adobe Developer Console

    Name in Creative Cloud Configuration section

    Client ID

    Client ID

    Client secret

    Client secret

    Organization ID

    Organization ID

    Technical account ID

    Technical Account

  4. Select the button to the right of the Private Key File Path field, and select a secret key file. This file has the extension .key and is included in the archive that was downloaded in Set up an Adobe Creative Cloud Project.

  5. To set up a proxy server, select the desired proxy in Proxy. Proxies can be configured in the Proxy profiles tab in the Snow Integration Manager main interface.

  6. To verify and establish a connection ready for aggregation, select Test connection, and then select Save to save the changes made.

You can now manually aggregate the data or schedule an aggregation.

The aggregated data is displayed in Snow License Manager, under the Adobe Creative Cloud view.