Centralize identity management with
Universal Directory

Integrate multiple directory services and applications into a unified, highly scalable cloud directory for centralized identity and access management.

  • 57%

    Analysts noted a shift toward a centralized identity management tool in 57% of organizations. *

  • 90%

    of large enterprises have adopted a multi-cloud infrastructure.**

  • $3 trillion

    Cloud services could generate $3 trillion in EBITDA margin, contributing to the growth of Identity as a Service adoption.***

Unlock efficient directory services
with Universal Directory

Consolidate identity silos into a single source of truth and enable centralized identity management with our cloud directory.

Identity as a Service

Unified identity management

Comprehensive reporting

Cloud directory services

  • Manage identities from across multiple directories and applications in a single, cloud-based identity store.
  • Facilitate seamless syncing capabilities of identities from various directories and applications, ensuring a unified and up-to-date identity store.
  • Get a unified view of identities and their attributes, making it easier to manage and control access.
  • Store user profiles, permissions, and other attributes that define the identity and access rights of individuals and entities in a cloud directory service.
  • Ensure that users can access multiple applications using a single set of credentials, enhancing user experience and security.
Manage all the users from multiple directories with ManageEngine Identity360

Unified identity management

  • Deliver centralized user management by seamlessly unifying users from multiple directories and applications, providing a single point of access management. This enhances operational efficiency and reduces the complexity associated with navigating multiple systems.
  • Integrate multiple directories and applications, and create new users, each comprehensively provisioned with essential entitlements.
  • Create or modify user objects in multiple directories, precisely as desired. User creation templates allow customization in accordance with organizational guidelines for how all user objects should be created or modified.
Easily create new users using our user creation template with ManageEngine Identity360

Central hub for comprehensive reporting

  • Get a comprehensive view of user identities and their interactions with various systems. This visibility can help administrators monitor any unusual patterns or activities that might indicate security breaches or policy violations.
  • Strengthen compliance standards with consolidated reporting solutions, allowing organizations to maintain a robust regulatory framework.
  • Identify potential security risks such as unauthorized access attempts or unusual login locations with detailed reports, helping organizations take proactive measures to mitigate them.
Gain valuable analytics for informed decision-making with ManageEngine Identity360

How to centralize identity data for enhanced control and security using Universal Directory

Here's how Universal Directory in Identity360 works.

How Universal Directory works in ManageEngine Identity360
  • Identity360's Universal Directory connects to various data sources within your organization, including directory services and cloud applications.
  • Administrators can assign and manage user access to a wide range of applications and resources effortlessly, adapting to changing organizational needs.
  • Users enjoy a seamless experience, as the SSO functionality enables them to access multiple applications and resources with a single set of credentials.
  • Administrators have granular control over user profiles and access rights. They can automatically manage roles across applications as the user advances in the organization.
  • Universal Directory also offers reports with graphical representations for quick insights into your workforce's identities.

Why you need to deploy Universal Directory through

Unified solution

Manage user identities across various directories and applications through a centralized and integrated solution. This unity ensures consistent access control and simplified management.

Cost saving

By centralizing identity management and streamlining user provisioning and access control, you can reduce operational expenses associated with manual processes, errors, and inefficient resource utilization, leading to significant cost savings for your organization.

Time efficiency

The reduction in manual effort translates to faster user onboarding, streamlined access requests, and simplified role changes. This efficiency allows your IT team to focus on high-value tasks, enhancing overall productivity and responsiveness.

Scalability and flexibility

As your organization grows, Universal Directory scales seamlessly. Whether you're managing a small team or a large enterprise, it accommodates your needs while allowing for customization to align with your unique workflows and business requirements.

Efficiency gains

Effortlessly gather precise and detailed information from all your integrated directories with preconfigured reports.

Why does your organization need
Universal Directory?

Leveraging Universal Directory as a cloud directory for your organization helps streamline identity management. By centralizing user identities and access control across various platforms, applications, and directories, you can establish consistency and enhance security. Automated user provisioning and deprovisioning processes improve operational efficiency, while standardized access policies mitigate risks and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. With its SSO capabilities, users enjoy a seamless experience that will foster collaboration and productivity. Universal Directory as a service, helps empower your organization with a unified, flexible, and secure approach to identity management that aligns with modern digital demands.

Elevate identity management efficiency with Universal Directory

Frequently asked questions

1. What is Universal Directory?

Identity360's Universal Directory is a centralized identity platform that consolidates and manages user identity and access information from various systems, applications, and directories. It provides a single source of truth for authentication, authorization, and identity management.

2. What are the benefits of using Universal Directory?

Universal Directory offers benefits such as streamlined user management, enhanced security, simplified access control, improved compliance, and a consistent user experience.

3. How does Universal Directory work?

Universal Directory collects, stores, and manages user identity data in a central repository. It integrates with various applications and directories to provide seamless authentication and authorization, ensuring users have the right access to the right resources.

4. What is the role of SSO in Universal Directory?

SSO is a key feature of Universal Directory. It enables users to access multiple applications and resources with a single set of credentials. This improves user experience and security by reducing the need for users to remember multiple usernames and passwords.

5. Is data privacy maintained in Universal Directory?

Yes, data privacy is a crucial aspect of Universal Directory. It includes robust security measures to protect user data and adhere to data privacy regulations, ensuring that sensitive information is handled securely.

Discover more with Identity360

  • Robust MFA
  • Secure SSO
  • End-to-end life cycle management
  • Streamlined delegation
  • Centralized access management
  • Comprehensive reports

Robust MFA techniques to secure your organizational identities

Identity360 provides comprehensive MFA capabilities to secure your enterprise against threats.

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Secure, seamless SSO for your organization

Identity360 equips and empowers your organization with modern SSO capabilities.

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Enhance workforce productivity through effective identity management

Identity360 provides end-to-end identity life cycle management capabilities.

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Empower your IT admins to focus on tackling critical issues

Identity360 assists you in achieving delegation of routine management tasks with ease.

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Cross-platform access management capabilities

Identity360 streamlines cross-platform access management for admins and end users.

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Gain a comprehensive view of your organization's security and identity analytics through reports

Access valuable insights with detailed identity analytics reports.

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Featured resources

Administrator's guide

A handbook for admins to discover and leverage Identity360's capabilities.

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A brief overview of how Identity360 is tailored to benefit your organization.

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Product updates

Upcoming features, enhancements, and other updates planned for Identity360.

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Source: *CRN Article: Customer Data Maturity Study Reveals Importance Of Centralized Customer Data Management, CRNArticle: 4 Key Cloud Trends That Will Influence 2021, McKinsey DigitalArticle: Projecting the global value of cloud: $3 trillion is up for grabs for companies that go beyond adoption