Colby Sawyer College Implements Tools4ever's User Resource Administrator (UMRA) and Self Service Reset Password Management (SSRPM)
Tools4ever's SSRPM and UMRA allow Colby Sawyer's IT department the time to develop new technologies
Lynbrook, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2012
Tools4ever, the market leader in Identity and Access Management solutions, is pleased to announce that Colby Sawyer College has implemented User Management Resource Administrator (UMRA) and Self Service Reset Password Management (SSRPM). Colby Sawyer College is a comprehensive baccalaureate institution that integrates liberal arts and sciences with professional preparation. The college implemented UMRA to automate account management and ensure that everybody had the correct security settings. They also utilize SSRPM so students could quickly deal with their password issues without contacting the IT department.
Colby Sawyer had been manually batch processing accounts, and needed a way to improve the efficiency of account management in order to introduce distance learning and online courses. Tools4ever was able to quickly implement the solutions and integrate UMRA with the college's student information system, Power Campus. This allows them to only have to enter student or employee information into their SIS and accounts are automatically created, changed or deleted each night. With SSRPM users can easily click the ‘forgot my password' button and securely reset their password without contacting the helpdesk. Both solutions have allowed Colby Sawyer's IT department to focus their time on new technologies, such as a student portal.
Lisa Windsor, Applications Analyst at Colby Sawyer College stated, “Accounts are automatically de-provisioned in a timely manner, rather than having to wait to get a notice, which can be a few days later. This has greatly improved the security of our systems.”
For more information about UMRA please visit: http://www.tools4ever.com/products/user-management-resource-administrator
For more information about SSRPM please visit: http://tools4ever.com/software/self-service-reset-password-management/
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About Colby-Sawyer College
Colby-Sawyer College is a private, independent, undergraduate college offering educational programs based in the liberal arts and sciences and designed to prepare students for their professions and lives of ongoing learning. Faculty, staff and students strive for excellence in the college's engaged teaching and learning community to foster students' academic, intellectual and personal growth. The college prepares students to thrive in and make a positive impact upon, a dynamic, diverse and interdependent world. Colby-Sawyer College was founded as an academy in 1837 and has been engaged in higher education since 1928. http://www.Colby-Sawyer.edu
Tools4ever distinguishes itself with a no-nonsense approach and a low Total Cost of Ownership. In contrast to comparable Identity & Access Management solutions, Tools4ever implements a complete solution in several days rather than weeks or months. Thanks to this approach, Tools4ever is the undisputed Identity & Access Management market leader, with more than five million user accounts managed on a daily basis.
Tools4ever supplies a variety of software products and integrated consultancy services involving Identity Management, such as User Provisioning, RBAC, Password Management, SSO and Access Management. For more information, please visit http://www.tools4ever.com.
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