Finding documentation by feature set

The Centrify Identity Services platform organizes features and components into service oferings that complement each other but highlight different steps you might take to secure the enterprise. For example, a basic step might be consolidating user identities across all platforms while a more advanced step might involve proactive monitoring of user sessions and auditing of user activity.

If you are familiar with Centrify products from previous releases, use the following guidelines to locate documentation for the specific features in which you are interested.

What you want to do

Service

Where to look for information

Consolidate user profiles and authenticate user identities across platforms

Integrate with Active Directory services and group policies

Simplify access management with zones

Infrastructure services for identity and adaptive MFA

Authentication and Privilege Elevation services for managed computers

Delegate administrative tasks

Use role-based privilege elevation

Infrastructure services for privilege elevation

 

Privilege elevation services

Manage shared account and secret information

Infrastructure services for privileged access and secure remote access using privileged accounts

Privileged Access Service

Capture session activity

Audit privileged access

Infrastructure services for auditing and monitoring

Audit & Monitoring Service

Generate built-in and custom reports

Infrastructure reporting services

Reports and analytics

Configure request and approval work flows for access to zone computers and privileged accounts

Infrastructure services for privileged access and privilege elevation

Configuring a request and approval workflow

Product names

Over the years we've made some changes to some of our product offerings and features and some of these previous product names still exist in some areas. Our current product offerings include the following services:

Current Overall Product Name Current Services Available
Centrify Zero Trust Privilege Services Privileged Access Service

Gateway Session Audit and Monitoring

Authentication Service
Privilege Elevation Service
Audit and Monitoring Service

Privilege Threat Analytics Service

Whether you're a long-time or new customer, here are some quick summaries of which features belong to which current product offerings:

Previous Product Offering Previous Product Offering Description Current Product Offering
  Centrify Privileged Service (CPS)

 

Privileged Access Service
DirectControl (DC)  

 

Authentication Service
DirectAuthorize (DZ or DZwin)  

 

Privilege Elevation Service
DirectAudit (DA)  

 

Audit and Monitoring Service

 

Infrastructure Services

 

Privileged Access Service, Authentication Service, Privilege Elevation Service, Audit and Monitoring Service, and Privilege Threat Analytics Service

DirectManage (DM)

Management Services

Consoles that are used by all 3 services:
Authentication Service, Privilege Elevation Service, and Audit and Monitoring Service

 

DirectSecure (DS)

Isolation and Encryption Service

 

Still supported but no longer being developed or updated

 

User Analytics Service

 

Privilege Threat Analytics Service

Depending on when you purchased a Centrify product offering, you may have purchased one of the following product bundles:

Previous Product Bundle Previous Product Bundle Current Product Bundle Services Included Description

 

 

Centrify Zero Trust Privilege Services Core Edition

Privileged Access Service and Gateway Session Audit and Monitoring

 

Centrify Server Suite Standard Edition Centrify Infrastructure Services Standard Edition Centrify Zero Trust Privilege Services Standard Edition

Privileged Access Service, Authentication Service, and Privilege Elevation Service

 

Centrify Server Suite Enterprise Edition

Centrify Infrastructure Services Enterprise Edition

Centrify Zero Trust Privilege Services Enterprise Edition

Privileged Access Service, Authentication Service, Privilege Elevation Service, Audit and Monitoring Service (includes Gateway Session Audit and Monitoring)

 

Centrify Server Suite Platinum Edition

 

 

 

Discontinued bundle that included DirectControl, DirectAuthorize, DirectManage, DirectAudit, and DirectSecure

 

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last updated: Sep 11, 2019