UNSW Global provides leading university pathway programs, comprehensive language courses, and flexible English language teacher training. After experiencing significant growth, existing processes and ways of working became strained against the need to provide a superior student experience and meet the growing threat landscape.
These factors drove the need to digitise workplace practices and uplift IT operations.
To meet these challenges, UNSW Global IT saw the need for digital transformation and selected Rowe Consulting to support the risks associated with identity management and increasing their digital footprint. Working with UNSW Global specific needs, Rowe Consulting drove the development of a strategic approach to identity management and deployed an Identity Program initiative to deliver:
“You can’t have privacy without security, and you can’t have security without identity”
UNSW Global recognised the importance of cyber security remains at the core of digital transformation and a robust identity program is crucial to effective cyber security.
We worked closely with UNSW Global to:
The program required deep engagement with UNSW Global business and technical stakeholders to tailor the approach to identity and to assess the key areas to be addressed. Once the business outcomes were identified, we identified the technology components to encompass multiple capabilities to meet the needs. The SailPoint IdentityNow SaaS solution for identity governance was selected to complement the existing deployment of Azure AD for access management. The toolsets were configured to integrate and manage the lifecycle of staff and students.
After deployment, ongoing support has ensured the capability remains operational.
The project provided UNSW Global with real business outcomes:
UNSW Global reported the following benefits for the delivery of the identity program:
22 May, 2020