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SAP Identity Management

Embed identity management into your business processes and centralize user access management across your enterprise.

Manage user access in heterogeneous environments securely and efficiently

Tighten IT security with business-driven, compliant identity and access management.


Align enterprise identity management with your organization’s key business processes by using the SAP Identity Management component to help ensure that access to corporate assets is compliant with corporate policies and legal regulations.

  • On-premise deployment
  • Support for heterogeneous and hybrid landscapes
  • Role-based user access
  • Reduced operational costs

Key Benefits

Store identity data in one central location

Utilize one central place to manage user accounts in a complex system landscape, including both SAP and third-party systems, eliminating redundancies.

Lower costs and increase productivity

Apply a central mechanism for provisioning users and assigning business roles. Benefit from password management, self-service, and approval workflow processes.

Manage the identity lifecycle in hybrid environments

Extend your identity management into the cloud by integrating with SAP Cloud Identity Services for user provisioning into cloud solutions from SAP.

Key Features

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Connectivity for on-premise and hybrid landscapes

  • Benefit from tight integration into your SAP S/4HANA applications
  • Utilize various connectors for SAP and third-party applications
  • Integrate with SAP Cloud Identity Services for identity lifecycle management in hybrid scenarios

User provisioning, workflow, and approvals

  • Streamline assignment and maintenance of user access rights across multiple systems by applying business rules and policies
  • Provision employees and business partners efficiently
  • Provide self-service password reset and password synchronization across connected target systems

Reporting and compliance

  • Leverage centralized reporting functionality
  • Integrate with SAP Access Control for effective mitigation of segregation of duties risks
  • Meet compliance and auditability requirements

Technical Information

This product is deployed on premise, and system and software requirements vary by specific customer scenarios.

Installation and setup

Follow the setup instructions so you can start running your SAP software quickly and confidently.


Optimize configuration of SAP Identity Management with our comprehensive configuration guide.


Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP Identity Management with your existing IT landscape.

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.


Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.


Help keep your SAP solutions running at peak performance with our IT experts and support services, including long-term plans, embedded teams, remote technology support, self-service portal, and innovation strategies.

Security and compliance

Focus on your business and customer relationships, while keeping your data safe and reliable. SAP takes a proactive, predictive approach to maintaining compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data center.

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