Aug. 2007, Oracle NEO Enterprise Architecture Quarterly
June 2006, NACHA Authentication conference, Reston, VA
Agree on Terminology Single Sign-On? LDAP vs. Active Directory? Authentication vs. Authorization? Build vs. Buy? Vendor Solutions? TAM vs. SiteMinder vs. OAM? Security = Inverse of Convenience? Directory of Record? How/When to “Integrate?” Roadmap? Entitlements? IAM?
Active Directory = “is a technology created by Microsoft that provides a variety of network services, including: … LDAP”*
Kerberos = “a computer network authentication protocol, which allows nodes communicating over a non-secure network to prove their identity to one another in a secure manner”** or one way to authenticate stuff