Centrify and Hortonworks have partnered to provide a solution that addresses the identity management and audit needs for the most complex Hortonworks deployments, without introducing new identity management infrastructure. The Centrify Server Suite solution for Hortonworks Data Platform is an enterprise-class offering that makes securing even the most complex Hortonworks environments simple and straightforward by connecting your Hortonworks Data Platform to your existing Active Directory infrastructure. The result is enterprise wide authentication, access control, privilege management, auditing and secure machine-to-machine communications which includes your Hortonworks clusters, nodes and services. The Centrify solution is Hortonworks Certified, thereby ensuring compatibility between their products and have also established an integrated technical support process for mutual customers.
Centrify is revolutionizing identity management by addressing the needs of both end users and privileged users across data center, cloud and mobile environments — being used by more than 5,000 customers worldwide, including nearly half of the Fortune 50 and more than 60 Federal agencies.
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