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Shared Account Management Read our definition of Shared Account Management

Shared account management is one of several equivalent terms that refers to privileged access management. This particular variant emphasizes the fact that privileged accounts are generally shared by multiple users, and it is the coordination of access to these accounts -- who can access, who cannot, concurrency controls, etc. -- that is a key function of these systems.

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