Workday Integration X509 Certificate based Auth

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The integration offer authentication based on an x509 key pair, rather than a password. This page will help you configure the x509 cert that was generate by the integration consultant on the project.

Configure x509 cert on Workday

  • Configure Web Service Security in Workday. Select the Beamery integration service user


  • Create the x509 public key
  • Select the option to `Create x509 Public Key`. Ensure you check the box titled ‘Enable X509 Token Authentication’
  • Paste the public key into the Certificate box and give it a name:


  • Confirm the changes by clicking OK
  • Ensure in the Authentication Policy report, the Allowed Authentication Types includes X509.