Authored on: Jan 13, 2012
Managing multiple stand-alone user directories that are not integrated with Active Directory can easily lead to a set of untenable security and access management challenges. Seamless integration with AD is a must for any solution used to manage access and authorization to your SaaS applications.
True integration with Active Directory must address these challenges and provide:
� User synchronization
� Access provisioning and de-provisioning
� Single sign-on (SSO)
This paper will discuss three different options for integrating Active Directory with your SaaS applications and analyze how effectively they meet the requirements above.