Integration of SAP Central User Administration into Microsoft Active Directory
As system landscapes become more and more complex efficient identity management becomes a key success factor in IT organizations. Often the same identity information has to be maintained in lots of different IT systems. This leads to a great administrative overhead for creating, updating and deleting user data in all involved systems. Focussing on an entire SAP system landscape the integration of SAP CUA (central user administration) with Microsoft Active Directory Services can be the first step in implementing identity management in your IT infrastructure. The benefit is a huge reduction of administrative efforts and more consistent data across the different participating systems.