To start communication between ASE and the AI engine, run the following command:
./ enable_abs –u admin -p 
To confirm an ASE Node is communicating with ABS, issue the ASE status command:
/opt/pingidentity/ase/bin/ status
Ping Identity Inc., API Security Enforcer
status              : started
http/ws             : port 80
https/wss           : port 443
firewall            : enabled
abs                 : enabled, ssl: enabled  (If ABS is enabled, then ASE is communicating with ABS)
abs attack          : disabled
audit               : enabled
ase detected attack : disabled
attack list memory  : configured 128.00 MB, used 25.60 MB, free 102.40 MB