Protect information exchanged by trusted partners
IBM® Tivoli® Federated Identity Manager Business Gateway enables users inside and outside of your organization to securely sign on to disparate networks with a single password. This capability enables users to share information safely across websites and cloud environments.
IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager Business Gateway is designed to help small-to-midsize organizations deploy single sign-on (SSO) rapidly and provides an entry point to an enterprise federated identity management application.
Tivoli Federated Identity Manager Business Gateway:
- Helps minimize cost and complexity by integrating and automating the management of user identities.
- Provides rapid deployment and integration for small-to-midsize organizations.
- Helps maintain security and facilitate compliance through consistent, centralized access control.
Helps minimize cost and complexity.
- Simplifies integration with online partners.
- Features a small infrastructure footprint.
- Reduces the cost of running redundant identity infrastructure and eliminates additional sign-on requirements.
- Provides a clear migration path to enterprise level IBM Security access management solutions.
- Serves the identity provider role—directly manage identities—or the service provider role—provide services to end users.
Provides rapid deployment and integration.
- Supports open standards such as Open Authorization (OA) to help provide secure information exchange.
- Accelerates SSO deployment through open standards and loose coupling between federation software and business applications.
- Requires no dependence on proprietary APIs and little setup and training.
- Delivers out-of-the-box integration with application platforms.
Helps maintain security and facilitate compliance.
- Uses security token service (STS) for exchanging the security credentials of a partner or domain with those of another partner or domain.
- Logs audit records in XML format, simplifying integration with various reporting tools.
- Helps enable secure information sharing across private, public and private clouds.
- Provides audit logs, tracking and incident reports as well as security best practices.
Tivoli Federated Identity Manager Business Gateway