Web Access Management Software
Symantec SiteMinder (formerly Layer 7 SiteMinder from CA, now from Broadcom) provides a unified access management platform that applies an authentication mechanism to positively identify users; provides single sign-on and identity federation for access to any application; enforces…
What are Web Access Management Systems?
Web Access Management Systems control identity and access management to web applications and resources. They can contain a number of different services (e.g. policy-controls and authorization, multi-factor authentication or single sign-on), prioritizing security or convenience to align with business needs.
Web access management systems have become a legacy approach to access management. They emerged in the 1990’s, when access to on-premise systems was the most common access management use case. At this point, web access was a unique variation from on-premise access management processes. This evolution initially required specialized systems for web access management.