7. vCloud Security Examples : 7.2 Single Sign-On (SSO) – Consumer : 7.2.1 Background
7.2.1 Background
The security and identity infrastructure in the cloud has become an important management platform component. Without support for single sign-on (SSO) in the vCloud infrastructure or the ability to support federation, every vCloud solution would need to create its own user identities to participate in the management process, which would dramatically increase the administrative overhead.