IT infrastructure is considered as revenue generation investment and not merely a support infrastructure for business operations.
IT leadership team which recognizes this fact is always looking for cutting edge technologies to deliver on this mission and one such example is the Business team’s decision to onboard new IT applications for business requirements.
The time taken to deploy and operationalize the newly on-boarded application is crucial to the business decision and IT team has to be on its toes to meet this expectation / challenges.
Let us consider few challenges,
This new application has its own Authentication Store
This new application has its own Login URL
This new application has its own Authorization access model
Ilantus’s solution is built to facilitate IT team to overcome this challenges, lets take each challenge in its context in below paragraphs,
1. With IDaaS solution you will be provided central user authentication store where in applications can be connected for authentication purposes, in case of applications which cannot be modified IDaaS connector factory can be leveraged to create / update user records in the third party application repository – this will reduce over heads for end user to remember application specific passwords.
2. With IDaaS solution you will be provided with a central landing page named as launchpad, which can be leveraged to add additional links as application icon on the launchpad – this will reduce over heads for end user to remember the new application URL and IT team can control the access to the link based on user’s job profile.
3. With IDaaS solution you can leverage IDaaS connector factory to add access within the application like adding entitlements , roles, groups or permissions to User profile, provided application supports third party API integration – this new application can be part of organizations generic access request workflow and this new application can be seamlessly introduced to End users.