Chicago, IL – 15th Oct - QuickLaunch, a leading provider of Identity management and Single Sign-On Solutions in the US higher education industry, is delighted to announce that Athens State University has chosen QuickLaunch for Identity Solutions. As a part of this collaboration, QuickLaunch will provide its award-winning solution to Athens State University.

Students at the Athens State University will now be able to access multiple applications such as Banner, Blackboard and more using a single set of credentials, thanks to QuickLaunch Single Sign-On. They will also be able to cut IT help desk costs massively because of QuickLaunch Self-Service Password Reset tool.

Athens State University will ultimately deliver a superior user experience to its students by using the following:

  • img QuickLaunch Identity Provider- Identity Provider helps own a trusted and secured identity source on cloud.
  • imgQuickLaunch Single Sign-On- Single Sign-On is a tool which enables users access multiple applications with a single set of credentials.
  • imgQuickLaunch Password Manager- Password Manager is a self-service tool for managing passwords without relying on helpdesk services.
  • imgQuickLaunch CAS Protocol Server (CPS)- CPS helps convert encrypted passwords to plain text, clear pass and supports CASified applications.

“We are glad Athens University selected us to tackle their Identity Management challenges and we are excited to kickstart this partnership.”, said Neeraj Kainth, CEO, QuickLaunch.

About Athens State University:

Located in Northern Alabama and founded in 1822, Athens State University is a public institution with a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,025. Athens utilizes a semester-based academic calendar and deals in over 50 different degree programs taught by understanding and quality faculty.

Athens is the premier destination for the students seeking the highest quality education at the most affordable cost. It offers schedules to meet the needs of the students whether it be day, night, weekend or distant courses.

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About QuickLaunch

QuickLaunch is a cloud based, self-service Identity as a Service (IDaaS) application integration platform helping enterprises and institutions build secure connection between their applications and their device irrespective of their integration protocol e.g. LDAP integrated Apps, Secure Web Authentication, CAS/SAML/OAUTH enabled Apps. Our Single Sign-On marketplace has more than 2000+ pre-integrated applications, providing an out-of-box integration to the most commonly known Enterprise Systems along with a single logout support system for all applications, thus enhancing the overall IT security. 1,000s of Higher Education Institutions such as New Mexico State University, Calhoun Community College, Illinois College, Rockhurst University trust QuickLaunch with their Identity Management needs.