In the cloud, on-premises, or even hybrid – ensure your enterprise identity data is accessible for any identity or access initiative
Identity Broker™ is a patented interconnectivity framework designed to help organisations ensure that their IAM systems are not be built on a myriad of bespoke connectors which limit future flexibility, scalability and support options. It coexists with and enhances common IAM platforms. Identity Broker is available for all scenarios ranging from strategically enabling large scale enterprises to integrate on a consistent platform, to tactical solutions such as point-to-point governance of cloud based directories, available through a cloud service.
Identity Broker is available as both a Cloud based or on premise solution – allowing you the same benefits of connectivity as on-premise solutions with your Cloud solutions. The first iteration of Identity Broker was developed by UNIFY in 2004 and made commercially available in 2005. Developed and maintained by UNIFY’s Product Group, Identity Broker is currently in its 5th Generation.
In its July 2015 analysis of Identity Broker, KuppingerCole found that
KuppingerCole found many additional benefits including
In December 2011, an independent UCLA Anderson School GAP Team (UCLA Team) held 215 interviews with analysts, experts, competitors, potential UNIFY partners and clients and defined Identity Broker as
– UCLA Global Access Program
They found many key benefits to both cost and complexity of IAM solutions, and that users get a significant Return on Investment which increases the more systems are integrated.
A recent Identity Broker implementation for the Queensland Department of Education and Training received outstanding feedback:
– Chris Whiting, Identity and Access Management Operations Manager, Queensland Department of Education and Training
Examples of Out-of-the-Identity Broker-Box are:
With the evolutionary shift across the industry to Cloud Services, small to medium sized businesses are faced with the challenge of providing effective and secure means of enablement of these services. UNIFY Solutions not only has the skills and experience of the best in the business, we also have the solutions in place to simplify the transition to the Cloud. UNIFY Solutions have developed a Cloud Based Service powered by UNIFY’s Identity Broker™ technology to provide safe and secure Identity Services at a fraction of the cost.
Effective IAM solutions are constantly monitored and maintained by specialist staff. By partnering with UNIFY for your Managed IAM Service, you are engaging the best, proactive and skilled IAM experts to ensure the continued availability and reliability of service. Their knowledge is continuously renewed. Employing and retaining your own staff or contractors to do this requires the building of large amounts of expertise and corporate knowledge, all which can be lost in a moment. UNIFY’s IAM experts are challenged to understand emerging technology and changes to businesses needs so as to enable you to get the best out of your IAM service, fitting seamlessly into your operations and providing enviable depth of expertise, continuity and flexibility. With the largest and most experienced team in the region, we are ready to manage your global business’ Identity and Access Security needs.
Contact us to learn more about how we can help solve your identity and access problems.