In addition, a new, simplified end-user interface offers administrators an enhanced dashboard with expanded security and operations reporting that help organizations address and demonstrate security compliance.
"Verizon has invested in expanding the availability and enhancing the features of its next-generation, cloud-based identity platform," said Amy DeCarlo, principal analyst for security and data center services, Current Analysis. "By focusing on the end-user experience to create an identity platform that is easy to deploy, manage and use, Verizon Universal Identity Services stands out from other identity solutions available on the market today."
Launched in the U.S. in 2010, Verizon Universal Identity Services is delivered from Verizon data centers to meet enterprise security, availability and reliability requirements.
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