Nuclear Energy and Power Company
CA SiteMinder and Oracle IAM Suite Integration in parallel with AD, Application, and other ongoing improvements.
Client is a FORTUNE 100 company that works in every stage of the energy business: power generation, competitive energy sales, transmission and delivery
Client already has Oracle IAM 11gR1 solution up and running in Production. They want to upgrade to the latest Oracle IAM 11gR2 PS2 version parallel to their existing Oracle IAM 11gR1 and
Integrate with business applications,
Integrate with new upgraded AD Domain,
New Upgraded Exchange,
new upgraded PeopleSoft and accommodate additional set of user accounts,
Include all the existing customization and define new processes and request catalog mechanism,
Additionally, design and implement Disaster Recovery and High Availability solution,
Include all the existing 30 application certifications and add additional 60 applications for compliance.
Existing IAM solution based on OIM 11gR1 was getting obsolete and needed to be upgraded as soon as possible. Many functionalities in the newer version could be utilized at Client due to their growth, merger and change in business processes
Home grown access request tool was limited to provide fully audited transactions of access request and approval process. Bringing those functionalities into the newer version of IAM solution was critical
Access Certification and closed loop remediation process was lacking to have better control on the identities and their accesses
Existing IAM solution infrastructure was limited and needed to be upgraded and scaled. In addition, Highly Available Disaster Recovery (DR) solution for IAM platform needed to be designed and implemented
Feed process needed to be redesigned to improvise performance and data quality
Oracle Identity Manager (OIM) 11gR2 PS2,
Oracle Identity Analytics (OIA) 11g R1,
Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) Publisher 11gR1
CA SiteMinder R12.5
Built functional and technical design of the newer IAM solution based on OIM 11gR2 PS2 version that included physical architecture based on sizing formulas, logical process flows, impacts, use cases, integration with several target systems
Redefined the PeopleSoft feed process
Designed and implemented the complex workflow process that includes escalation type approvals
Designed and Implemented the Highly Available Disaster Recovery solution
Designed the Single Sign On solution using CA SiteMinder R12.5
Prepared Test Plans, Project Plans, Task List, Effort Estimations (LOE), Cost Estimators
Defined and designed Access Certification process using OIA 11gR1 solution
Designed and Implemented Closed Loop Remediation process for immediate revocation between Certification and Provisioning process with target systems.
Incorporated the home-grown access request process in the IAM solution design and provided implementation services using OIM 11gR2 PS2.
Worked with Client’s stakeholders, data owners, DBAs, project sponsors, system administrators, application owners to gather requirements, information and details of current and upgrade system and make it successful project at all levels.
Benefits of the Solution
No more need to go on two systems for for various application’s Access Request
Workflow process got streamlined with correct routing and approval levels
Catalog search in OIM 11gR2 PS2 for self-service access request process got improvised
Proper Training that includes web conferences, help videos and guides helped Client to quickly adapt the change in the IAM platform
Onboarding and offboarding process became automated, smooth and fast
Monitoring process of the IAM solution got better
Internal user experience and convenience got significantly better
Compliance and governance became tighter and cleaner due to the new IAM solution using Oracle IAM suite
Disaster Recovery for the IAM solution helped Client to achieve the 5 9’s SLA
Single Sign On solution using CA SiteMinder integrated with OIM’s Identity Lifecycle Management provided an ease of SSO
OOTB and Custom reports from Oracle BI Publisher helped the Client’s Security team to produce accurate reports to their auditors
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