White Paper: Automated Provisioning with Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC)


This white paper describes how an enterprise can provide employees access to protected local and network applications through automated provisioning enabled by Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC).

This discussion pertains to the following topics:

  • Externalized authorization
  • Data security
  • Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC), Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), and Policy-Based Access Control (PBAC)
  • Identity Management (IdM) / Identity and Access Management (IdAM)
  • Scalability and distributed IT computing environments