Identity and Access Management Solution Securing Business Mobility The technologically enhanced business environment prevalent today demands enterprises to continuously strive to manage a large application database as well as that of end-users, made up of vendors, partners and consumers. The critical day-to-day activities involve end-user provisioning and identification of access to the business critical data and corporate network while strategically handling the various levels of collaborations. The globally bound enterprises today thus need to maintain a right amount of balance while managing identity and access in such a dynamic environment. Identity and access management (IAM) is the new found branch of business science which benefits enterprises with cost-savings operational efficiency and growth through e-commerce. These solutions will facilitate enterprises to provide access to the growing internal and external entities without compromising on the security aspects. In other words, identity and access management is the security framework that enables right people the right access to the right resources at the right time. Further with technological advancement over the years, the end-users and workforce can now avail anytime anywhere access to the corporate data and various critical informationâ€™s available on the office desktop. These circumstances demand for enterprises to ensure application security. The ability to access the networks through the new-age and held devices and smartphones calls for an efficient mobile security solutions. The numerous instances of inefficient network management systems and the unwarranted accidents from malicious hackers, misuse of customer-id's have led to data thefts and financial losses for the enterprises. To avert such mishaps, enterprises today deploy efficient identity and access management framework along with other data protection solutions. However, in a widely networked, technologically enabled and complex business environment made up of people, process and products, the identity and access framework need to ensure appropriate access to the mission critical data and resources. Made up of four major component category- authentication, authorization, user management and central repository, the IAM framework is dependent on the correctness of the data for its proper functioning and meeting of compliance requirements. Enterprises can develop an effective identity and access management solution through a four-phase approach leading to designing, implementing, managing and supporting a secure business process. The endto-end services comprising of Strategy and Design, Control Integration and Sustenance and Optimization modules provides complete security to the enterprise and protects both the corporate and personal data of the workforce. With security practices being crucial of every techno savvy enterprise the identity and access management solutions will help to authorize the entry and locate any attacks thus facilitating operational efficiency. Read more on - data protection solutions, Information Risk Management, cloud security
Published on Oct 9, 2012
Published on Oct 9, 2012
The technologically enhanced business environment prevalent today demands enterprises to continuously strive to manage a large application d...