Setup an API User for PoolParty

PoolParty uses spring security to configure access to the PoolParty APIs and the SPARQL endpoint.

All users created via the PoolParty user management can also access the APIs. Although restrictions on projects defined via groups apply to the APIs.

You can define a API user or a 'technical user' that is allowed to access projects via the API but cannot access the PoolParty backend.

  • Create a user in the User Administration that has no roles assigned but is provided access to the respective projects by assigning the appropriate groups, as in this example: