This document outlines best practices for designing, installing and rolling out the Hitachi ID Password Manager password management solution in a medium to large organization.
The remainder of this document is organized as follows:
• Project objectives
Clearly identifying the goals of a project which will deploy password management technology.
Who to involve in the project and when.
• Design features
How to approach project design and recommended design choices.
• Technical architecture
Recommendations for a network architecture, for server conﬁguration, etc.
• Automatic discovery
Where and how data can be automatically loaded into the password management system, to minimize ongoing administration.
• User education and enrollment
How to inform users about the system and whether / how to prompt users to register personal information.
• Maximizing adoption rates
Strategies to ensure how utilization, to maximize the value of the system.
• Measuring value
How to measure the value of the system.
• Ongoing administration
Overview of how to manage the deployed technology and how to gradually expand the system’s functionality and value.