This document compares two product categories that address the same business problem: password complexity. The two types of products are:
This document is organized as follows:
The business problems caused by password complexity are described, and two alternate solutions to address these problems are explained.
The strengths and weaknesses of three technologies designed to address password complexity are reviewed.
Identifies the major tasks that must be accomplished in order to deploy each of the three technologies.
Business drivers for deploying a combination of solutions are laid out.
Password reset and enterprise single sign-on technologies can interfere with one another. Similarly, password synchronization and enterprise single sign-on technologies can conflict. Integrating the technologies is essential to eliminating these conflicts.
Hitachi ID Password Manager supports both lightweight and full integration with enterprise single sign-on systems.