Before you begin
The engineer installing the software is assumed to be familiar with their chosen platform. Please read the installation documentation for your platform before committing to installing. We know you're not really going to do that and have probably even stopped reading this paragraph already, but we have to try.
No non-standard ports are used. All OpenAthens specific communication is passed over http or https.
OpenAthens SP can most easily be installed on the same server as the application you wish to enable access to and for simplicity the documentation will assume that is the case for simplicity. You can also use OpenAthens SP to broker access for several applications by acting as a central hub if you prefer.