V-Suite Web and Mobile clients communicate with the application services via HTTP over SSL. For that purpose you must install an SSL certificate.

A certificate serves two purposes: distribute the public key and verify the identity of the server so users know they are not sending information to the wrong server.

Your IT department should advise you which type of SSL certificate is appropriate and can provide you with the information to obtain the certificate.

The following topics provide a brief overview of the different certificate types: