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Systor Security Administration Manager (SAM) Enterprise User Administration (EUA) Product Suite

Published: 13 November 2001

ID: G00102208

Analyst(s): Ant Allan


Systor's SAM suite provides enterprise user administration with a strong focus on role-based access control. Is it agile enough to compete with products that put increasing emphasis on user provisioning?

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
    • Systor's SAM products
  • Analysis
    • Thorough Implementation of Role-Based Access Control
    • Automated Role Definition
    • Sophisticated, Rules-Based Application Interface
    • Workflow for Access Rights Change Requests
    • Password Synchronization and Single Sign-On
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Proven, Scalable Solution
    • Robust RBAC Implementation
    • Improved Interfaces to Managed Systems
  • Limitations
    • Tied to IBM Mainframes with DB2
    • Poor User Interface
    • Inconsistencies in Workflow Component
  • Insight

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