HiGM Features

Hitachi ID Group Manager enables self service administration of user access to network resources -- shares, folders, etc.:

  • Intercept:
    • The Windows "Access Denied" error dialog and send users to the appropriate workflow / group membership request screen.

  • Browse:
    • Users find the resources they want using HiGM.

  • Request:
    • Users ask for access to a resource (no knowledge of groups required).

  • Map:
    • HiGM maps user requests to group membership.

  • Route:
    • A workflow request is created dynamically and sent to the group's owner plus anyone else specified by policy.

  • Provision:
    • Upon approval, the user is added to the appropriate group.

  • Notify:
    • Users and authorizers are sent thank-you notes.