Uniper selects Nexus Smart ID for secure digitization and to protect its work-force

Uniper, an international energy company has selected Nexus Smart ID to modernize its legacy identity management system to future proof and protect its digital workforce identities. To enable Uniper to have access to a smooth identity management solution, Nexus needed to first migrate their on-premises legacy system to a modern solution in Microsoft Azure.

Nexus’ Smart ID – Digital and Physical ID Management modules remove the complexity from identity management allowing organizations to manage the full lifecycle of all types of identities in one system, including access to self-service functionality and automated processes. Through this central system, Uniper allows for information security compliance with freedom of choice for identity types such as smart cards, virtual smart cards and mobile virtual smart cards which can also be used for strong authentication and encryption services.

Smart ID comes with integration capabilities to many common related systems such as Active Directory, external trusted certificate authority, EDM and ITSMs. For this solution, Uniper has selected to go with the product integration with D-trust for publicly trusted certificates in the solution.

Continue reading to learn more about the Smart ID Identity Manager solution which centralizes lifecycle management of identities for physical and digital access.



About Uniper

Uniper is a leading international energy company with around 11,500 employees and activities in more than 40 countries. With about 34 GW of installed generation capacity, Uniper is among the largest global power generators. Its main activities include power generation in Europe and Russia as well as global energy trading, including a diversified gas portfolio that makes Uniper one of Europe’s leading gas companies. In 2019, Uniper sold a gas volume of 220 bcm. The company is headquartered in Düsseldorf, being the third-largest listed German utility. Under its new strategy, Uniper aims to become carbon-neutral in Europe by 2035.

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