IAM glossary
Access management

What is access management?

Access Management refers to the procedures and tools put in place to control and manage user access rights to systems, applications and IT resources. It ensures that only authorized people can access the appropriate information and functions.

IT security relies heavily on effective access management. This enables companies to protect their resources from unauthorized intrusion, while ensuring compliance with current regulations.

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