Too Many Security Groups - Hitachi ID Group Manager
Most large organizations have a complex Active Directory
infrastructure, with thousands of users and thousands of
security groups. Managing the membership of large numbers
of users in large numbers of security groups can be slow, costly
and sometimes unreliable.
- Group Manager allows organizations to clarify requests for
security changes, enabling users to request access to
resources with which they are familiar, rather than
for membership in groups, with which they are not.
- Group Manager tracks change requests through approval by
business stake-holders, who have the contextual knowledge
to decide whether a given request is appropriate or not.
- By delegating requests and approvals to business users,
Group Manager reduces the security administration burden on IT.
Using Group Manager, organizations can eliminate most of the
AD group management process, moving it back to the user