The Arrival of the Next Generation

Hitachi ID Systems has announced the availability of Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite version 8.0. The new release integrates Hitachi ID Identity Manager and Hitachi ID Password Manager, and includes important new features and integrations.

“Version 8.0 embodies our vision to integrate the administration and governance of identities, security entitlements and credentials,” asserts Idan Shoham, CTO, Hitachi ID Systems. “Organizations need a single, integrated solution to manage these elements across their systems and applications in order to comply with regulations, manage risk, lower IT operating costs and improve user service.”

Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite 8.0 provides self-service, automation and policy enforcement for identities, entitlements and credentials in a single, integrated and scalable solution. It is designed for medium to large organizations.

Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite 8.0 includes many important enhancements:

  • A more visually appealing, immersive and easy-to-use user interface;
  • An advanced access control engine which links access rights to relationships between requesters and recipients;
  • New capabilities for access certification, including ad-hoc and single-user recertification;
  • A built-in resource catalog with an extensible schema for entitlements;
  • Analytics for roles, fine-grained entitlements and identity data;
  • Significantly expanded workflow management through reports and dashboards;
  • Improved scalability, through a multi-master architecture that includes real-time, encrypted, WAN-friendly and fault-tolerant database replication.

About the Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite

Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite is an entitlement administration and governance (EAG) solution designed to simplify and secure the management of identities, entitlements and credentials, from onboarding through termination, across most systems and applications.

About Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Hitachi ID Systems delivers access governance and identity administration solutions to organizations globally. Hitachi ID solutions are used by Fortune 500 companies to secure access to systems in the enterprise and in the cloud.

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For more information, please contact:

Dawn Mallyon, VP Marketing
Hitachi ID Systems
(403) 233-0740, ext 324