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Centrify is the leading provider of auditing, access control and identity management solutions that centrally secure an organization's heterogeneous systems, web applications, databases and storage systems using Microsoft Active Directory. Centrify DirectControl secures an organization's UNIX, Linux and Mac systems using the same authentication, authorization and Group Policy services deployed for its Windows environment. Centrify DirectAudit complements DirectControl by delivering auditing, logging and real-time monitoring of user activity. Together, they help organizations strengthen security, better comply with regulatory requirements and improve IT efficiency. For more information, call +1 650-961-1100 or visit http://www.centrify.com
Centralized Management for UNIX, Linux, Mac, Web and Database Platforms with Active Directory
This white paper examines the compelling business and technical case for centralizing administration in Microsoft’s Active Directory, which is a robust, scaleable and supported identity management and policy infrastructure that the vast majority of enterprises have already deployed. Learn how to seamlessly integrate your Unix, Linux, Mac, Java and web platforms with Active Directory's identity, access and policy management services in order to: (1) Reduce infrastructure costs by moving to a central directory with a single point administration. (2) Strengthen security by eliminating orphan and dormant accounts and enforcing consistent security and configuration policies across heterogeneous systems. (3) Simplify compliance with regulatory requirements. This white paper also introduces the solution architecture and benefits of Centrify DirectControl.