March 1st , 2010 - Oxford Computer Group (OCG), a leading provider of Microsoft identity and security solutions and BHOLD Company a complimentary provider of rich access control solutions, are pleased to announce their partnership to accelerate the delivery of enterprise identity and access governance solutions with Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010.
The BHOLD solution builds on OCG's existing expertise with Microsoft FIM 2010, delivering robust identity, access management and IT compliance solutions with user self service and workflow. BHOLD provides software that accelerates identity and access analysis and role mining, so that an activity which can take months can be delivered in days or weeks. This puts the organization in good shape to implement a robust identity and access management solution, based on a position of knowledge.
Neil Coughlan, Oxford Computer Group said "With BHOLD Controls we can quickly and efficiently provide our customers with a current state analysis of identity and access, review compliance, remediate violations and provide a roadmap and approach for clean up and ongoing control using FIM 2010."
The partnership sees OCG implementing BHOLD Controls, a robust analysis and detection tool for identity and access audit and reporting, and BHOLD Suite with FIM 2010 for an identity and access management solution which includes role based access management and governance. BHOLD Suite keeps a reliable log of permissions and roles and offers a complete management suite for auditing, reporting, attestation and simulation.
Paul Dankers, CEO of BHOLD Company said "BHOLD is very excited about the partnership with Oxford Computer Group. OCG's expertise with both BHOLD's software solutions and FIM 2010 provides our customers with a complete and integrated solution for their IT Compliance and Identity and Access Governance needs."
Marvin Tansley, President of Oxford Computer Group, added, "Organizations that select OCG, Microsoft FIM 2010, and BHOLD to provide their IAM solution, will be assured to have the most cost effective user friendly approach, that will help solve the dilemma of easy access with risk mitigation and business control."
About Oxford Computer Group
Oxford Computer Group (OCG) is a Microsoft Gold Partner specializing in Identity and Access Management (IAM) consulting and training. With operations in the USA, UK and mainland Europe, OCG has an enviable repository of expertise, solution components and training courses. OCG has deployed over 500 IAM solutions and trained over 5000 people on Microsoft IAM technologies. We understand IAM - benefit from our expertise and capability.
BHOLD provides software solutions for authorization management and control, developed for compliance today and for the business needs of tomorrow. BHOLD software gives users quick and smooth access to information and systems while preventing misuse and fraud. From adding new employees, to implementing corporate reorganizations, BHOLD software makes it possible for IT departments to keep pace with change. BHOLD was founded in 1997 and has offices in the UK, the Netherlands, Germany and the USA.