Whether prompted by the compliance requirements of HIPAA or GLBA, the growing need to strengthen
IT security, or mounting user frustration due to forgotten passwords, more and more organizations are thinking seriously about implementing Enterprise Single Sign-On (ESSO). According to Giga Research analyst Steve Hunt, "Enterprise SSO works well and makes sense. It is a secure, cost effective tool for adding value to an organization. It would be wise for vendors to implement it today."