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Who’s Responsible for Group Attestation?

Group objects in your directories tend to fall into a state of disarray without proper oversight. This problem becomes multiplied if you have multiple on-prem and cloud-based directories, making it even more  necessary to keep groups properly configured. Group attestation describes the process where an individual reviews and certifies that specific aspects of a group object’s…

Employee System of Record

Your Directory Needs an Employee System of Record (ESR)

The advent of cloud-based applications syncing their directories with source directories like Active Directory has forced organizations to think about the validity of the directory data. Some organizations look to users to self-service their account details (with no real incentive to do so, though), while others look to IT to keep the directory current (more…

Managing

Managing LDAP groups in the Enterprise

Managing LDAP groups in the Enterprise Today’s enterprise-sized businesses have moved beyond the single on-premises directory. The need to leverage platforms and applications that reside outside the four proverbal walls of the organization have resulted in an uptick in the use of 3rd party LDAP directories within these environment, whether hosted on-prem, in a corporate…

webSSO

The Productivity Gap in Single Sign-On – Accuracy In Directory is Key

In my last article, I introduced the merits of using Single Sign-On within your organization. In it, I discussed the possible security gaps that can multiply as you, in essence, extend your on-prem directory service to include multiple directories. And, while there are security benefits for using SSO – centralized policies and administrative work (which…