Chip Shot: Intel Announces Intel® Cloud SSO Beta Backed by Salesforce.com

Today Intel announced a beta version of Intel® Cloud SSO, an identity and access management-as-a-service (IAMaaS) offering available on Force.com. With Intel Cloud SSO, enterprise users gain single sign-on access to all Salesforce.com applications and dozens of other SaaS apps, through a secure, personalized portal.  Strong two-factor mobile authentication, user account provisioning and de-provisioning, enterprise-class identity lifecycle management features, and integration with McAfee Cloud Security Platform provide end-to-end protection for cloud-based apps. The beta is available to a limited number of customers, with general availability scheduled for Q2. To be considered for the beta, visit here.