A User is a person who uses TariffShark software to perform a tariff-related function or to administer the software. All Users are required to authenticate (log in) to gain access to the software.

To authorize the functions to which a User has access, TariffShark uses role-based access control:

If you plan to configure TariffShark security such that Users only have access to some Companies or Tariff Databases, it is necessary to create the Companies and Tariff Databases before you will be able to complete the security configuration.

For each User TariffShark maintains an associated user profile, that consists of: