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Identity and Access Management: Technological Implementation of Policy
Thursday, January 1, 2004
Navigating the multiple processes for accessing ever-multiplying campus information systems can be a daunting task for students, faculty, and staff. This article provides a brief overview of Identity and Access Management Services. The authors review key characteristics and components of this new information architecture and address the issue of why a campus would want to implement these services. Implementation issues, particularly those where technology and policy intersect, are also discussed.