Table of Contents
IDC PlanScape Figure
Figure: IDC PlanScape: Deploying Multifactor Authentication
Why Is Multifactor Authentication Important?
What's Wrong with Passwords?
Multifactor Authentication Builds Upon Passwords
Regulation Often Drives Adoption
User Attitudes Toward Multifactor Are Changing
What Is Multifactor Authentication?
What Isn't Multifactor?
Smartphones Play a Critical Role in Multifactor Authentication
Figure: Smartphone-Based Passcode Authentication
Figure: Smartphone-Based Push Authentication
Who Are the Key Stakeholders?
Table: Key Stakeholders
How Can My Organization Take Advantage of Multifactor Authentication?
Begin with a Pilot Rollout
Add Users in Waves
Add Services on a Parallel Track
Figure: Prioritizing Services for Multifactor Deployment
Figure: Essential Guidance for Deploying Multifactor Authentication