Google Cloud Identity

Google Cloud Identity A unified identity, access, app, and endpoint management (IAM/EMM) platform.

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Key Features

Here are the key features of Google Cloud Identity:

1. User Account Management: Create, manage, and provision user accounts centrally.

2. Access Control Policies: Set up and enforce access control policies for resources.

3. Single Sign-On (SSO): Allow users to access multiple related apps using one set of login credentials.

4. Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA): Support for various MFA methods, including Google Authenticator and push notifications.

5. Unified Endpoint Management: Manage all endpoints (Android, iOS, Windows devices) from a single console.

6. Support for Multiple Authentication Methods: Includes SAML, OIDC, and Email/Password.

7. Compatibility with Third-Party Apps: Works with popular open-source and third-party cloud applications.

8. Device Management:
– Enforce screen locks and passcodes
– Remote device wiping
– View and search device details
– Whitelist recommended apps

9. Directory Management:
– Create and manage users and groups
– Assign admin roles and privileges
– Sync with Microsoft Active Directory and LDAP directories

10. Security Features:
– 2-Step Verification
– Security key management
– Password strength monitoring
– Session length control

11. Automated User Provisioning: Automate user provisioning across cloud apps.

12. Reporting and Analytics:
– View key metrics and trends
– Assess domain’s exposure to data breaches
– Access comprehensive security and usage reports

13. Cloud-Based Architecture: No hardware installation or software maintenance required.

14. Scalability: Easily scales to accommodate organizational growth.

15. Integration with Google Cloud Platform (GCP): Seamless integration with other Google Cloud services.

These features make Google Cloud Identity a comprehensive solution for identity and access management, particularly for organizations using Google Cloud services or requiring robust cloud-based identity management.

Description

Modernize IT and strengthen security Multi-factor authentication (MFA) Help protect your user accounts and company data with a wide variety of MFA verification methods such as push notifications, Google Authenticator, phishing-resistant Titan Security Keys, and using your Android or iOS device as a security key. Endpoint management Improve your company’s device security posture on Android, iOS, and Windows devices using a unified console. Set up devices in minutes and keep your company data more secure with endpoint management. Enforce security policies, wipe company data, deploy apps, view reports, and export details. Single sign-on (SSO) Enable employees to work from virtually anywhere, on any device, with single sign-on to thousands of pre-integrated apps, both in the cloud and on-premises. Works with your favorite apps Cloud Identity integrates with hundreds of cloud applications out of the box—and we’re constantly adding more to the list so you can count on us to be your single identity platform today and in the future.

Modernize IT and strengthen security Multi-factor authentication (MFA) Help protect your user accounts and company data with a wide variety of MFA verification methods such as push notifications, Google Authenticator, phishing-resistant Titan Security Keys, and using your Android or iOS device as a security key. Endpoint management Improve your company’s device security posture on Android, iOS, and Windows devices using a unified console. Set up devices in minutes and keep your company data more secure with endpoint management. Enforce security policies, wipe company data, deploy apps, view reports, and export details. Single sign-on (SSO) Enable employees to work from virtually anywhere, on any device, with single sign-on to thousands of pre-integrated apps, both in the cloud and on-premises. Works with your favorite apps Cloud Identity integrates with hundreds of cloud applications out of the box—and we’re constantly adding more to the list so you can count on us to be your single identity platform today and in the future.

How-To

To create your Cloud Identity account and first admin user using the Setup
Wizard: In the About you section, enter your first and last name in the
Name field. In the Current email address

Create your Cloud Identity account and first admin user – Cloud Identity
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FAQs

What is Google Cloud Identity?
Google Cloud Identity is an Identity as a Service (IDaaS) solution that provides identity and access management capabilities for organizations.
How does Google Cloud Identity differ from regular Google accounts?
Cloud Identity is designed for organizations to manage user identities and access, while regular Google accounts are for individual consumers.
Can Google Cloud Identity be used with non-Google applications?
Yes, it supports SSO for thousands of cloud applications beyond just Google services.