Novell BorderManager Authentication Services 3 Enhancement
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01 Apr 1999
Novell recently announced the open beta of the BorderManager Authentication Services 3 Enhancement Pack. The Enhancement Pack further extends the value of BorderManager Enterprise Edition 3 and BorderManager Authentication Services 3, two Internet security management solutions from Novell for businesses that leverage the power of Novell Directory Services (NDS). This open beta is freely available for download from Novell's Web site.
The BorderManager Authentication Services 3 Enhancement Pack open beta includes these new features:
Tight integration of ActivCard tokens and smart card authentication into NDS, improving security of remote access and providing a single point of administration to lower total cost of ownership
Interoperability with Security Dynamics ACE/Server using the RADIUS protocol allowing administrators to manage users within NDS while leveraging existing investment in ACE/Server
Significantly enhanced proxy configuration options, ability to proxy accounting data, new features to optimize performance in WAN environments
Concurrent login restrictions which enables administrators to limit the number of connections a user may have open at one time
User login and connection history based on RADIUS accounting
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About BorderManager Authentication Services 3
BorderManager Authentication Services 3, which is also available as a component of the BorderManager Enterprise Edition 3 Internet security management suite, gives organizations easy, secure, and central control of access to their networks, dramatically reducing the cost of providing remote access authentication. Based upon the Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) Internet standard, this Novell solution enables organizations to further reduce connectivity costs by outsourcing their remote access infrastructure to an Internet Service Provider (ISP) while maintaining user control locally in NDS. Retail pricing for BorderManager Authentication Services 3 begins at $995 for a server and includes five free users.
About BorderManager Enterprise Edition 3
Novell BorderManager Enterprise Edition 3 is the complete Internet security management suite that enables businesses to leverage the power of Novell Directory Services (NDS) on NetWare, UNIX and NT networks. This standards-based suite allows organizations of all sizes to cost-effectively deploy industry leading firewall, virtual private networking (VPN), authentication and caching services for comprehensive security protection. Taking advantage of tight integration with NDS, BorderManager Enterprise Edition 3 is the first security management solution to deliver secure single sign-on for users accessing confidential company information from any location the Internet, intranet or extranet. Retail pricing for the BorderManager Enterprise Edition 3 suite begins at $1,995 for a server and includes five free users.
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