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Why is Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) important?


Why Identity governance and administration are considered so important in enterprise IT management?

How can Identity Management (IM) tools help manage IGA better?

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Why is identity governance and administration (IGA) important?

By definition it is important, but ¿why? IGA involves maturity in the company, compliance aspects that will be taken into consideration, organization and opportunity to automate from the point of view of business objectives, however, It is important to consider what type of company it is and the competitive agility I require, what is the size of the company, variety of systems, segregation of duties, service agreements to determine if I should invest in these type of solutions

Identity governance and administration are considered important in enterprise IT management. Why?

Yes it is very important because the company is responsible for the information assets and their processes, in addition to the impacts due to a bad reputation for security breaches, provisioning in time to offer the services and much of this falls on those designated in IT Management. Enterprise IT encompasses and takes full advantage of all functionality

How can IM tools help manage IGA?

IM tool is definitely critical because a lot of information that IG gets comes from integrations made with IM and for this, it is important to consider an IM tool with good integration capabilities in the cloud and for legacy and proprietary systems, so for complete help Make sure of these characteristics: diversity of integration with company applications / good integration with the IG solution / do not cause dependencies to develop connectors and specialized personnel in this type of implementation.

In general, IGA already has the IM tool(All in one suite), what must be validated are the characteristics that I mentioned. You will get a satisfactory result if you take it into consideration.