Chicago, IL – November 1st, 2018 - QuickLaunch, the leading AI-based IDaaS company announces the launch of its flagship Identity platform with provisioning and deprovisioning for Banner® 9 at La Salle University.
La Salle University is a private, co-educational, Roman Catholic University located in Philadelphia with a full-time enrollment of 5,197 students. La Salle University is on a mission ‘Momentum 22’ which includes transforming the environment is a key agenda point, which covers technology investments in support of a superior experience for students, faculty and staff.
To achieve this mission, the University has deployed a plethora of IT applications such as Banner®, Canvas®, Office 365®. They desired to create a delightful student user experience and drive better adoption, they turned to QuickLaunch. They also had a specific requirement where they wanted to provision and deprovision users using Banner® 9. QuickLaunch was their preferred tool to manage user identity lifecycle and here are the specific capabilities of QuickLaunch they leverage:
Single Sign-On & Identity Provider: Single Sign-On access to multiple applications through AD authentication for Banner® 8, Banner® 9, Canvas®, Office 365® applications using protocols such as SAML2, CAS, WS-Federation, Open AM and Open ID CAS, SAML etc.
Self-Service Password Reset: A self-service password reset tool to cut dependency on the IT helpdesk to achieve password reset thereby making the process faster and cost-effective.
Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication: A secure way to verify user identities using additional authentication modes such as email, SMS, security questions.
Identity Provisioning and Deprovisioning using Banner®: La Salle University uses provisioning from Banner® to Active Directory and then uses that to provision users for Office 365®.
“QuickLaunch is glad to be associated with La Salle University and improve operational efficiencies of their IT team by streamlining end-user Identity lifecycle management. We are looking forward to an exciting journey with the team and are committed to their mission of delivering IT applications that'll contribute to student success in a cost-effective, simple-to-use, easy-maintenance and secure manner", said Neeraj Kainth, CEO, QuickLaunch.
QuickLaunch is the only AI and blockchain based identity-as-a-service platform (IDaaS) that transforms how cloud-savvy institutions and companies manage human and device authentication, authorization and access control. QuickLaunch leverages AI to autodetect threats and step up authentication. QuickLaunch leverages blockchain ledger to protect identities and maintain historical access control changes for automatic compliance management. More than 100 institutions and companies such as Jenzabar, Unifyed, OculusIT, New Mexico State University, Colorado Community College System, BlackBeltHelp trust QuickLaunch to protect and manage over 2,000,000 identities and access to over 3,000 applications such as Salesforce, Adobe Creative Cloud, Box, Canvas, Blackboard, G Suite and Office 365.