BIO-key to provide IAM solutions to Arcadia University

BIO-key International Inc. , a Wall-based provider of identity and access management solutions, announced on Tuesday the first customer contract for its PortalGuard IAM solution.

The customer is Arcadia University, a private university in Pennsylvania with about 4,000 students.

The university plans to deploy multifactor authentication, single sign-on and self-service password reset solutions across its key applications, which include Canvas ,Everfi, ExamSoft, KnowBe4 Security Training, LinkedIn Learning, and more.

“Managing an ever-migrating user population is a challenge for any IT department,” Mark Cochran, president, PistolStar, said. “PortalGuard provides organizations with a comprehensive suite of identity and access management solutions that provide IT help desk efficiencies as well as drive security and compliance benefits. We enable the organization to develop an IAM strategy to suit its specific security and end-user requirements. Included within our solution is a self-service password reset tool, which is invaluable when managing migrating and temporary users.”

BIO-Key acquired PistolStar, developer of PortalGuard, on July 1.