What is an Identity Provider? Why Does My Company Need to Become One?

Provided by SecureAuth

Category SaaS

Type White Paper

Length 14

Publish Date March 20 2013

Date posted April 14 2015


Enterprises should build on emerging security standards for protecting their employees’ identities in order to become Identity Providers (IdP). By becoming an IdP, companies can better control, enforce and extend security standards to all on-premise and cloud-based applications in their organizations, as well as to mobile devices. This white paper from SecureAuth will discuss the reasons enterprises should become IdPs, what becoming an IdP involves, and why you should automate as much of this process as possible.

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