"Identity federation offers particular value to extremely large, decentralized organizations… [or] large communities of trust in which partners provide access to resources for other community members."
Q&A: Frequently Asked Questions About Identity Federation, 2010
17 February 2010
Gregg Kreitzman and Ray Wagner
Access Gateway (MAG) addresses the unique requirements of Exostar customers in
the Aerospace and Defense industry. MAG
is a cloud-based authentication portal that provides access to a central identity
hub, which in turn enables users to access partner or third party applications
for business collaboration or supply chain solutions through web Single Sign On
enterprises to enable controlled access to information and applications for
their partners, suppliers and customers.
Exostar supports a variety of standards to insure that existing Web
single sign-on (SSO) infrastructures can be seamlessly extended to support
integration with Exostar.
extends the basic concept of Web SSO to support highly-sensitive applications
which host proprietary information or export sensitive data. Exostar can tailor
the MAG interface to support various onboarding, enrollment and application
profiles, and to support a variety of user credentials, such as username and
password, RSA token, PKI certificate, CAC cards, or one-time passwords.
the following benefits for application owners:
Exostar is a leader in secure cloud-based solutions that improve collaboration, information sharing, and supply chain management for over 100,000 companies worldwide, including some of the largest players in aerospace and defense, life sciences, pharmaceuticals, and financial services. Our secure, cloud-based, single-sign-on identity and access management platform and our multi-enterprise collaboration solutions allow users to connect once and access all their critical applications and information across the spectrum of partners and vendors they work with. Exostar helps our customers utilize and protect their intellectual property, streamline the partner lifecycle, implement new engagements, and expedite all phases of their supply chain.