Apache Fortress™

Access Management SDK and Web Components

Apache Fortress™ is a standards-based access management system, written in Java, that provides role-based access control, delegated administration and password policy services with LDAP.

Fortress News

Apache Fortress 1.0.0 Releasedposted on April 15th, 2016

The Apache Directory Project announces the third release of Fortress and includes components from core, realm, rest and web. Fortress is a standards-based access management system, written in Java, that provides role-based access control, delegated administration and password policy services with LDAP.

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Apache Fortress 1.0-RC42 Releasedposted on March 28th, 2016

The Apache Directory Project announces the second release of Fortress which includes the Core, Realm, Rest and Web components.

Dozens of features and bug fixes have been added since the last release.

This is the first time we've released other packages of Realm, Rest and Web components. A 1.0 GA release will follow in coming weeks.

Apache Fortress Core 1.0-RC40 released !posted on April 15th, 2015

The Apache Directory Project is proud to announce the very first release of Fortress Core, the core library of the Fortress project.

The Apache Fortress project provides a full ANSI RBAC compliant management and enforcement system that builds on existing open source applications like ApacheDS, OpenLDAP and Apache Tomcat.

Apache Fortress Added as a sub-project of Apache Directory posted on October 25th, 2014

The Apache Directory Team is proud to announce the addition of the Apache Fortress project as a sub-project.

The Apache Fortress project provides a full ANSI RBAC compliant management and enforcement system that builds on existing open source applications like ApacheDS, OpenLDAP and Apache Tomcat.