Managing Identities and Access in the Cloud

The ability to share services and information with various departments,partners, customers and other parts of the business ecosystem is a majoradvantage of cloud computing. As a result, successful cloud deploymentshinge on securely and efficiently managing individuals’ access toresources, and protecting data from loss or corruption. From a legal and regulatory perspective, you must be able to control, monitor andreport on who is accessing what cloud-based resources, and for what purpose. But the management of thousands, even millions, of individualIDs overwhelms most IT departments. IBM can help. IBM solutionsenable clients to federate and centrally manage fine-grained access policies, and enforce them with security services in the cloud. In additionto enhancing cloud security, IBM solutions help reduce administrationcosts, ensure compliance and increase productive collaboration across thebusiness environment.

Download now!