SAS is a cloud service for enterprise authentication designed to extend authentication services to users in a single organization or across an unlimited number of entities. * These entities can be almost anything, from divisions or cost centers within a company, to subsidiaries or completely independent organizations. * A multi-tier, multi-tenant structure that accommodates almost any hierarchy, reporting structure, business structure, security segregation
SAS – Service Provider Edition (SPE) - Provides organizations a Cloud-based managed authentication service alternative, managed by the Service Provider. The service usually hosted by the Service Provider (installed at the Service Provider’s site). Implemented as high availability Cloud infrastructure.
SAS – Private Cloud Edition (PCE) is meant for organizations requiring an “On-premise” solution