MaPS centralizes definition and control of security services and access control policies. MaPS manages policies for role-based access control based on user, device, time of day, location, and class of service. MaPS enforces policy across the security infrastructure and centrally monitors users, devices, status and alerts. MaPS maintains a hierarchical view of the network, and centrally tracks user sessions and roaming statistics to control users, devices and traffic flow and ensure security and application performance. MaPS centralizes configuration of Fortress Gateway settings, such as encryption and authentication parameters. MaPS supports corporate Windows 2K, XP, or 2K3 platforms and can be configured for full server redundancy.