Hitachi ID Password Manager Overview
Hitachi ID Password Manager is a self-service platform that enables users to manage their own
authentication factors --
smart cards, tokens,
encryption keys and more. It is the only solution to offer
Password Manager, a component of the Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite, actually supports more than just
passwords -- it is, in reality, a platform for managing authentication
factors and encryption keys. Password Manager is used by many organizations
to reduce the volume of IT support calls relating to passwords and
PINs, to improve user productivity by eliminating login problems and
to strengthen the security of passwords and of user support processes.
Password Manager includes connectors to manage passwords on over
120 kinds of systems and applications.
Today's organizations depend heavily on IT infrastructure, including many
computer systems that authenticate users with passwords.
Password management problems, including forgotten passwords and easy-to-guess
passwords, contribute to
Password management is frustrating for users, and is a top-10 problem
for the help desk.
Password Manager Eliminates Password Problems
Password Manager reduces the cost
of password management using:
Password Manager strengthens security by providing:
- Self-Service, Anywhere:
With self-service, anywhere technology, users can resolve problems with their passwords, smart cards, tokens or full disk encryption software both at the office and mobile, from any endpoint device.
Password Manager features -- including password synchronization and reset, single sign-on, token and smart card PIN reset, encryption key recovery and more.
- Business Case:
Password Manager improves service for users, who experience fewer password and login problems. It reduces help desk call volume by eliminating password problems through synchronization and diverting password problem resolution to self-service. Password Manager strengthens security through use of better passwords, stronger authentication prior to password resets, clear audit trails and the ability to delegate support privileges without having to give help desk staff full administrative access to systems.
- Screen Shots:
Snapshots of the Password Manager web user interface.
- Screen Recordings:
Recordings of user interaction with Password Manager.
- Concept Animations:
Animated demonstrations illustrating user interaction with Password Manager and data flow between components on the network.
- Slide Decks:
A variety of slide presentations about password management in general and Password Manager in particular.