User Mapping

When you have configured a connection to an external location, you must ensure that all of its users are mapped—see Configuring User Mapping. User Mapping unifies different user identities belonging to the same data owner under their unique User Principal Name (UPN), which is provided by Azure or Windows Active Directory.

User Mapping in NetGovern requires synchronization with Azure or Windows Active Directory.
In Active Directory, a UPN consists of the user name in the system, a separator, and the domain name. The UPN is generally displayed in the format of userID@domainname.

Once User Mapping has been performed, the NetGovern Admin UI and NetGovern Search offer UPN-based selection in the .