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Efforts to modernize enterprise infrastructure have never been more complex. While the need is certainly there on multiple fronts – competitive edge, cost savings and new business initiatives, to name just a few – new hurdles seem to pop up no matter where an IT administrator might look. That includes not just management issues such as cap/ex costs and user resistance, but also an increasing pancake stack of integration layers within and among applications. New-generation software tools, legacy development tools, back-end data resources, hardware infrastructure – all elements need to play nicely, but few really do. Enter single sign-on – and open source software – as a way to facilitate the interoperability required. The benefits of single sign-on (SSO) – often viewed as a security-specific solution – go far beyond simple IT ... (more)