Available Documentation

To get you up and running as quickly as possible, the RTI® Security Plugins documentation is divided into several parts.

  • RTI Security Plugins Installation Guide — This document describes how to install RTI® Security Plugins, as well as OpenSSL.

  • RTI Security Plugins Getting Started Guide — This document introduces you to RTI® Security Plugins and provides several Hands-On exercises.

  • RTI Security Plugins Release Notes — This document describes system requirements, what’s fixed, and known issues.

  • Migration Guide on the RTI Community Portal — This document describes how to migrate to the current release from a previous Connext release, including what compatibility issues you may need to account for during your upgrade. This guide is updated as needed.

  • RTI Security Plugins User’s Manual — This document describes the features of the product and how to use them. It is organized around the structure of the builtin plugins defined by the OMG DDS Security specification, that Security Plugins implement, as well as certain common high-level tasks.

  • RTI Connext Getting Started Guide — This document describes the core value and concepts behind RTI Connext® and takes you step-by-step through the creation of a simple example application.

Many readers will also want to look at additional documentation available online. In particular, RTI recommends the following:

  • Use the RTI Customer Portal to download RTI software and contact RTI Support. The RTI Customer Portal requires a username and password. You will receive this in the email confirming your purchase. If you do not have this email, please contact license@rti.com. Resetting your login password can be done directly at the RTI Customer Portal.

  • The RTI Community Portal provides a wealth of knowledge to help you use Connext, including:

    • Documentation, at https://community.rti.com/documentation/

    • Best practices,

    • Example code for specific features, as well as more complete use-case examples,

    • Solutions to common questions,

    • A glossary,

    • Downloads of experimental software,

    • And more.

  • Whitepapers and other articles are available from http://www.rti.com/resources.