Enterprises today, need immediate, easy and secure access to information anytime, anywhere; but with effective measures of control over access and protection from threats. They also have the mandate to abide by several governments and industry specific regulations. With path-breaking advancements in technology such as M2M communication, BYOD, Internet of Things – on one side productivity has grown manifold, on the other, it has exposed organizations to innumerable threats and vulnerabilities both external and internal. Moreover, during a regulatory audit, often organizations opt for manual or semi-automated methods that are prone to errors and could run the risk of a failed audit.
This evolved landscape demands for an effective Identity and Access Management procedure that let’s a business take complete advantage of technology while safeguarding from unwanted exposure and meeting regulatory requirements.
IDENTITY AND ACCESS MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES
- Reliance on manual processes for IAM is costly, inefficient with inconsistent and unpredictable outcomes
- Ineffective processes, lack of collaboration, unreliable user data exposes to compliance and operational risks
- Lack of flexible and continuous validation of user access and remediation
- Extended enterprises with SaaS adoption requires that users have right access to information anytime from anywhere