Protect Vulnerable Information with Effective Identity and Access Management

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From enabling employees to access the internal resources that are needed to accomplish business objectives, through companies outsourcing functionality and hardware to consumers seeking to bank, almost all enterprises are dependent on secure, reliable identity and access management.

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Protect Vulnerable Information with Effective Identity and Access Management

  1. 1. Protect Vulnerable Information with Effective Identity and Access ManagementFrom enabling employees to access the internal resources that are needed to accomplish business objectives,through companies outsourcing functionality and hardware to consumers seeking to bank, almost allenterprises are dependent on secure, reliable identity and access management. Identity and Accessmanagement not only addresses the critical need to ensure appropriate access to resources acrossincreasingly heterogeneous technology environments, but also meets rigorous compliance requirements.A well-structured identity management solution provides the lever to make huge efficiency savings that cangrow exponentially over time, in addition to enabling secure access to relevant resources of all kinds. Efficientidentity and access management includes the management of the entire lifecycle of digital identities,including the profiles of people, systems, and services, as well as the use of emerging technologies to controlaccess to company resources.It is increasingly business-aligned, and it requires business skills, not just technical expertiseEnterprises have embarked on the journey to deploy Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions todeal with a diversity of business requirements and pains. The goal is to provide a more secure and efficientorganization that can respond to changing demands. An inadequately controlled IAM process can lead toregulatory non-compliance, while unofficial access to corporate data can have huge financial repercussions.User identities can expand beyond corporate employees and include vendors, customers, floor machines,generic administrator accounts, and electronic access badges. Enhancing access to network resources andmanaging an identitys life cycle can offer considerable dividends for organizations, such as A lower total cost of ownership through the increased efficiency and consolidation of identification and authorization procedures, Reduction in the risk of internal and external attacks due to security improvements. Better information access resulting in increased productivity, satisfaction, and revenue. Superior levels of regulatory compliance due to the execution of complete security and access policies. Better business agility.
  2. 2. The main purpose of IAM is to initiate, capture, record, and manage user identities and their related accesspermissions to proprietary information and other company resources. It is therefore important to conduct acomprehensive review of business risk factors and existing security policies to ensure complete informationsecurity.Identity and Access Management is a crucial activity in the modern enterprise. It is therefore prudent toinvest in a solution that can address specific requirements and successfully meet the growing requirementsof your business.Related links: infrastructure management, green datacenter, information security services

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