This post originally appeared on Carahsoft.com and is republished with permission.
Federal government IT staff are tasked with ensuring that the right individual has the right level of access to the right resources at the right time. And while efficient government operations depend on interoperability, historically, security requirements have resulted in silos that have hindered that interoperability.
However, it doesn’t need to be this way: opportunities exist for transformation in the government to break down silos, improve operations and enhance interoperability—without sacrificing security. Below, we'll review the basics of how to accomplish this by upleveling your infrastructure to employ a Zero Trust approach to authentication.