To provide customers greater choice in deploying or streamlining a
network identity infrastructure, Sun is working with five security
partners to help integrate their solutions with the SunTM ONE
Platform for Network Identity. As part of the joint sales and marketing
agreements, the following software providers have teamed with Sun to
deliver pre-tested solutions that provide greater choice and lower
risk: Banyan Systems France, Business Layers, Entrust, Passlogix and
The Sun ONE Platform for Network Identity is a combined hardware,
software and services offering that helps organizations rapidly
establish an open, end-to-end network identity infrastructure. Sun's
integrated network identity solutions enable Web single sign-on, policy
driven role-based access to applications and services and integrated
user/identity management. The integration of partner applications with
the Sun ONE platform gives enterprises the flexibility to deploy a
tailored network identity solution, along with the assurance that the
solution has been pre-tested and configured to reduce risk and time to
Sun's strategy of providing an integratable infrastructure based on
open standards enables partners to easily interoperate their
best-of-breed solutions with the Sun platform. Each partner provides a
unique solution that will be integrated with the relevant component of
the Sun ONE Platform for Network Identity:
- Banyan: Banyan's Meta Directory Connectors enable the enterprise to
create and leverage a unified view of identity across data sources
that reside in the enterprise IT environment.
- Business Layers: Business Layers' eProvision Software solution
enables companies to automate policy-based provisioning of resources or
services. As a result, it allows companies to deliver secured resources
or services to the right people, at the right time.
- Entrust: Entrust TruePass, Entrust Authority and Entrust GetAccess
software solutions interoperate with the open and integratable Sun ONE
Platform, providing customers more flexibility in securely deploying
their Network Identity solutions. Entrust products provide security
and entitlements to help move critical applications online with reduced
time and effort and lower total cost of ownership.
- Passlogix: Passlogix's v-GO SSO enables enterprises to automatically
and seamlessly identify users and provide them with immediate access to
the applications they need in order to perform their work by
eliminating the password and user ID bottleneck.
- Persistent: Persistent's "ensure" seamlessly integrates existing data
islands and applications into the Sun ONE Platform for creating an
Unified Network Identity. Persistent's solutions allow businesses to
realize increased ROI by enabling them to broaden their service
offerings through better integration, internally and with partners,
while protecting their existing investments in IT.
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