Vanguard’s RBAC (Roll-Based Access Control) implementation services enforce “least privilege” access to mainframe resources by granting access privileges based on job functions. Conversion projects include proven processes and unique RBAC conversion software, developed by Vanguard, is used to help organizations reduce provisioning time, eliminate errors and adhere to role structure over time.


  • Reduce the cost, risk and complexity of user-access management.
  • Decrease staff and business disruptions.
  • Increase productivity.
  • Streamline IT administration, security and governance.
  • Meet industry and regulatory requirements.
  • Reduce audit response times.

How RBAC Conversions Work

Vanguard tailors each RBAC conversion project to an organization’s enterprise and business needs.


Vanguard Professional Services consultants:

  • Conduct design meetings with designated personnel.
  • Develop conversion plans.
  • Configure Vanguard’s RBAC conversion software.
  • Conduct initial tests of the conversion process.
  • Provide project management and oversight.
  • Train internal staff on processes, standards and the RBAC software.

More Professional Services

Vanguard Staff Augmentation services enable organizations to quickly add qualified staff to their enterprise security team.

Implementation services include increasing the efficiency of existing security and compliance capabilities, deploying new security proficiencies, supporting industry and regulatory requirements, and training.

Security Assessments quickly identify and prioritize penetration risks, determine whether the implementation reflects best practices for security and integrity and evaluate the potential impact and exposure of any findings.

Vanguard has the largest and most experienced group of security specialists in the world and proven expertise remediating enterprise systems.

Vanguard Penetration Testing services discover high-risk vulnerabilities, determines if sufficient defenses are in place, offers remediation guidance, and recommends a plan and methodology for ongoing testing.

Organizations are turning to the Vanguard Professional Services team to assist them with DB2-to-RACF security migrations.

Vanguard Professional Services team are renowned worldwide for their expertise as security solutions professionals. Team members have on average 30 years of mainframe and enterprise security experience.