About Roles and Privileges

The Proficy Portal security system allows you to define roles. Roles define the Proficy Portal privileges for individual Windows group or user accounts. User accounts can also have privileges but the role privileges supplement any user account privilege already defined.

A privilege provides access to:

To create a role you can assign any of the following items to it:

By assigning a group account to a role, you give the users within the group access to the privileges assigned to the role. For more information about Proficy Portal security, refer to Securing Proficy Portal.