You can empower users to self-remediate identity issues, including group membership, smart card, and password reset functions with an easy-to-use interface, resulting in increased productivity and end-user satisfaction.
At the same time, you will simplify identity lifecycle management through automated workflows, business rules and easy integration with heterogeneous platforms across the datacenter and cloud. Identity and group provisioning can be automated based on business policy and implemented via workflow-driven provisioning through a single interface, including the ability to extend FIM to support new scenarios through the Visual Studio and .NET development environments.
Agile IT will discover and map permissions across multiple systems to individual, assignable roles, leveraging role mining tools to discover the various permission sets for users across the enterprise to be later modeled and applied centrally.
By presenting IT and auditors with a single view of individual users and resources, you can increase visibility into compliance and the security state of systems across the organization, along with in-depth auditing and reporting.
In today’s business world, empowering your user base with the tools and technology they need while maintaining security and operational efficiencies of all desktops, laptops, mobile devices, and servers brings improvements in efficiency and cost-management.
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) allows you to simplify identity lifecycle management through automated workflows and business rules, and provides easy integration with heterogeneous platforms. You’ll empower people with end-user self-service capabilities embedded in Outlook or delivered via a familiar SharePoint experience, and be able to improve security and compliance with auditing across identities, role-based access control, and deep role discovery.