Identity Management (AuthN) With the digitalization of the modern world, more and more organizations are moving to the cloud, publishing APIs for external consumption, and adopting microservices architectures. An increasing number of target systems that include APIs and smart devices with or without human operators create new trends in identity space as well. Both user and machine identity play an important role. User identity Security professionals understand that users want a simple, secure, and self-service experience when accessing their favorite services and APIs. By default, Anypoint Platform comes with its own identity provider (IdP). When users sign up with Anypoint Platform, they are creating an Anypoint identity, which allows them to access the platform, call APIs, and register client applications through an API portal.

 

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