Beloit College Selects QuickLaunch Identity-as-a-Service over Microsoft to Protect Digital Identities and Improve User Experience

Chicago, IL – May 24, 2020: Beloit College, a private liberal arts college in Wisconsin selects QuickLaunch over Microsoft to protect digital identities and transform end user experience. As part of this collaboration, QuickLaunch will be offering its proprietary Single Sign-On, Smart Password Manager with MFA and User Self-Registration.

Single Sign-On will help users at Beloit College to login to multiple applications such as Jenzabar, O365 and more using a single set of credentials while Smart Password Manager with MFA will allow users to reset their account password without the intervention of the IT help desk. This will not only enhance user productivity but will also help in improving the end user experience and saving thousands of dollars spent in password resets going through the IT help desk.

User Self-Registration will bring an end to the practice of sending default passwords to first time users over email. Instead, the first-time user will receive a link to setup their security profile and password based on policies defined by the institution. This will minimize the risk of user accounts getting compromised.

Why Beloit College Selected QuickLaunch over Microsoft?

Beloit College was initially going for Microsoft. But the support cost per user charged by Microsoft was way too high. QuickLaunch helped the institution to get a solution that was cost-effective, robust and scalable. Most importantly, support was pre-included irrespective of the user count.

About Beloit College

Beloit College is a private liberal arts college located in Beloit, Wisconsin. It is the oldest continuously operated college in the state and is the member of Associated Colleges of the Midwest. The college was chartered by a group of educated, innovative New Englanders in 1846—two years before the Wisconsin territory became a state. Since then, its students, faculty, and staff have created a campus that seeks to push boundaries, defy expectations, challenge societal norms. That’s just the Beloit way.

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About QuickLaunch

QuickLaunch is the only AI-first identity and integration platform-as-a-service (IDaaS and iPaaS) that transforms how cloud-savvy institutions and companies manage human and device authentication, authorization, access control and integration. QuickLaunch leverages AI to autodetect threats and step up authentication. More than 500 institutions such as New Mexico State University and Colorado Community College System along with companies such as Jenzabar, Unifyed, OculusIT, and BlackBeltHelp trust QuickLaunch to protect and manage over 2,000,000 identities and integration to over 3,000 applications such as Salesforce, Adobe Creative Cloud, Box, Canvas, Blackboard, G Suite and Office 365.