Overview

Identity and access management (IAM) is essential for securing the hybrid multicloud enterprise. Smart, modern identity solutions deliver a frictionless and secure experience for every user, asset and data interaction providing a foundation for a zero trust strategy.

Grant access rights, provide single sign-on from any device, enhance security with multifactor authentication, enable user lifecycle management, protect privileged accounts, and more.

Benefits

Protect your business

Ensure that the right people have the right access and discreetly verify user identities when they log in and throughout the session. By using artificial intelligence (AI) to make smarter, better-informed decisions to modify users’ access, you’ll uncover outliers and toxic combinations of entitlements.

Enable digital transformation

Quickly enable access to resources and applications, whether in the cloud, on premises, or in a hybrid cloud. Whether you're providing access to enterprise users, privileged adminstrators or consumers, you’ll be able to offer the seamless experience your users expect.

Establish compliance

Regulations come and go. It was SOX yesterday, GDPR and PSD2 today, and it will be something else tomorrow. Centrally manage access certifications, on- and off-boarding, and separation of duties violations, so you’re prepared to meet new regulations when they arise.

IAM solutions

Access management

Make logging in easier for users and secure for your organization with single sign-on  and risk-based multifactor authentication. With new adaptive access controls, tap into the industry’s deepest risk insights for smarter authentication, powered by AI.

Consumer identity and access management

Design engaging, modern and secure digital experiences for external users, whether customers, prospects or citizens. Align your organization to properly capture, manage and administer a consumer identity program.

Privileged access management

Protect and manage access to privileged accounts in your organization with enterprise-grade password security and privileged access management. Easily discover, secure and manage privileged account passwords to protect from abuse and misuse.

Identity governance and intelligence

Confidently and securely grant access rights and entitlements within your organization. Provision, audit and report on user access and activity. Improve visibility into the way access is being used, prioritize compliance actions with risk-based insights, and make better decisions with actionable intelligence.

IAM services

Certified IAM consultants and security specialists can extend your teams to plan, design, deploy and manage outcome-driven identity solutions. Our services professionals can help your organization maximize IAM investments and set up programs for long-term success.

How one company boosts business agility with cloud-based identity management

A boutique asset management firm sought to provide its high-end clients with innovative services. Working with an IBM Business Partner, it put in place IBM Security Verify Access for its digital wealth management platform, so clients, advisors, brokers and others can use one set of credentials to log in on any device and access all resources — knowing that personal and company data is protected against cybercriminals.

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