Lutheran Medical Center Jump Starts Identity and Access Management with Encentuate.
Encentuate Installs E-SSO and Strong Authentication with Configured Workflows in Less Than Three Weeks
REDWOOD CITY Redwood City, city (1990 pop. 66,072), seat of San Mateo co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1868. Manufactures include commmunications, electrical, electronic, and medical equipment. , Calif. -- Encentuate, Inc. today announced that Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of has deployed Encentuate's end-point identity and access management (IAM IAM - Interactive Algebraic Manipulation. Interactive symbolic mathematics for PDP-10.
["IAM, A System for Interactive Algebraic Manipulation", C. Christensen et al, Proc Second Symp Symb Alg Manip, ACM Mar 1971]. ) suite to automate access and strengthen security across 20 core applications. Lutheran selected Encentuate for fast deployment and easy adoption for its more than 4000 end-users. Encentuate's software-based solution integrates seamlessly into Lutheran's physical and logical environment, without the need for changes to Lutheran's VMware virtualized infrastructure.
To promote consistency in user experience and reduce costs, Lutheran caregivers and staff use their existing building badges for strong authentication. Beyond single sign-on An identification system that lets users log into multiple Web sites on the Internet with one username and password. Single sign-on systems are also used within an enterprise, enabling users to access all authorized resources in the local network using the same username and password. , Encentuate provides workflow automation See workflow. for Lutheran's most cumbersome applications. Users simply single-sign on to their applications and Encentuate's click-stream automation capability takes them to where they need to be within the application, saving valuable time. Encentuate provides fast access to patient data and prevents unauthorized access to sensitive medical records in Lutheran's shared workstation environment, where users login and out many times throughout the day.
"We evaluated several solutions and chose Encentuate for its unique ability to meet all of our project requirements. From purchase to implementation, Encentuate worked quickly to get us up and running within our aggressive timeline," said Steve Art, chief information officer for Lutheran Medical Center. "Encentuate's software-based solution works well with our virtualized infrastructure, and our staff was able to adopt the solution on-the-fly."
With Encentuate IAM, the Lutheran IT department was able to implement enterprise single sign-on Enterprise single sign-on (E-SSO) systems are designed to minimize the number of times that a user must type their ID and password to sign into multiple applications. The E-SSO solution automatically logs users in, and acts as a password filler where automatic login is not possible. (E-SSO) immediately with a simple wizard-based tool. Encentuate also provides Lutheran with self-help password reset to mitigate costly IT help desk calls and delays in information access. With this feature, end-users are empowered to reset forgotten passwords without the hassle of contacting IT. In addition, Encentuate gives IT complete control over identity and workflow policies, and offers comprehensive reporting capabilities by tracking activity across all end-points and collating information centrally.
"We're thrilled to support Steve and his team as they focus their efforts to improve efficiency and enforce security," said Zorawar Biri Singh, president and chief executive officer of Encentuate. "Lutheran is dedicated to the total well-being of the community and its residents, and we are proud to support their efforts through our comprehensive identity and access management offerings."
Encentuate is a leading provider of identity and access management solutions that enable enterprises to automate access to corporate assets, strengthen security, and enforce compliance across all enterprise end-points. Through a user-centric approach, Encentuate delivers enterprise single sign-on, strong authentication, session management, workflow automation, and centralized admin and audit capabilities - without requiring changes to existing IT infrastructure. Encentuate is headquartered in Silicon Valley, Calif. and has offices across North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. and in Singapore. Encentuate's customers span a range of industries, including healthcare, biotechnology, manufacturing, government and financial services. SC Magazine named Encentuate the best identity management solution in 2007 and the best single sign-on and two-factor authentication solution in 2006. More information about Encentuate is available at www.encentuate.com or by calling +1-866-362-3688.
About Lutheran Medical Center
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