The Three Tiers of Single Sign-On (SSO)

Although the term "SSO" seems self-descriptive, the technical approaches to accomplishing SSO get muddy for all but the identity security savvy IT manager. What may seem like a secure, convenient and affordable solution can impose a significant cost and risk to the enterprise, yet still have its place in the market either for the SMB or consumer businesses. This paper defines three tiers of SSO so that you can make informed decisions on which type is appropriate for your organization's identity and access management requirements.

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