Foxpass - Imgur Case Study

Foxpass Delivers Centralized Authentication for Evident.io

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Key Facts:

With Foxpass, onboarding users is fast and easy. Decommissioning old accounts is literally done with a click of a button.
Foxpass delivered centralized authentication that is easy to manage at scale.
Managing LDAP was costly and time consuming. Foxpass provides a robust, automated solution that saves us time and money.

The Challenge:

Evident.io’s technology operations team was growing quickly, and they started to feel the pain of manually onboarding new users and managing legacy accounts. As a company born in the cloud, automated operations and processes are key to their ability to scale over time. Eliminating manual processes that become fragile during rapid growth was critical for the team.

Managing LDAP in-house can be both costly and complicated, taking valuable resources away from the core focus of the company. They wanted a solution that would help them automate access control for their infrastructure at scale and provide centralized authentication.

The Solution:

Rick Collette, Director of DevOps says, “Identifying and implementing an automated LDAP solution that would deliver centralized authentication at scale was top of mind for myself and my team. We heavily automate across our organization, and finding solutions that fit our modern technology approach allows us to move faster and be more effective.” Foxpass enabled the flexibility and control to automate user access and provided centralized authentication that is easy to manage. The Evident.io team can easily add new users, enable their access to only the resources they need, and deactivate old accounts programmatically.

Benefits:

Saves time and money for IT

Foxpass automated LDAP, eliminating the complicated and time-consuming process of dedicating engineering time to manually managing it in-house.

Improved security best practices

Foxpass is built around security best practices, making it easy and fast to provision and deprovision users and create role specific access to infrastructure resources.

About Evident.io:

Evident.io is the pioneer and leader in security and compliance automation for public cloud. The Evident Security Platform (ESP) enables organizations of all sizes to proactively manage public cloud security risk — minimizing attack surface and improving overall security posture, all from a single dashboard. ESP continuously monitors an organization’s entire public cloud footprint, identifying and assessing security risks, providing security staff with expert remediation guidance, and enabling painless security auditing and compliance reporting. Evident.io is a privately held company based in Pleasanton, CA and backed by Bain Capital Ventures, GV, True Ventures and Venrock. For more information please visit: www.evident.io.