Federate IAM for and from the Cloud

Identity and access management like you’ve never seen it before.

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Your Challenge

  • Most organizations are managing their identities improperly.
  • Not pursuing an identity and access management (IAM) strategy will cost your organization more in the end, and leaves it vulnerable to potential attacks.
  • Organizations need to understand the options available to them for identity and access management – each organization has a unique path to an IAM strategy.

Our Advice

Critical Insight

  • There is a lot of value in implementing an IAM solution, from cost-savings to increased security.
  • Full IAM solutions may not be for everyone – yet. Staying with SSO or Federated Identity can be enough for your requirements, but you must evolve eventually.
  • Be prepared to embrace the Cloud. As more applications are delivered through the Cloud, cloud-based and cloud-aware IAM services take on increased importance.

Impact and Result

  • Understand your organization’s priorities in terms of identity and access management: is it user experience over security, or vice versa? Eventually you need to be looking at combining both priorities.
  • Maximize your cost-savings and your security by taking advantage of cloud-based IAM services.

Federate IAM for and from the Cloud

1

Understand why IAM must matter to you

Understand why IAM is important and the next steps needed to grow your strategy.

2

Establish your IAM objectives

Understand where your organization is positioned and where it needs to go to set up a full IAM solution.

3

Prepare your IAM strategy for the Cloud

Determine what Cloud IAM steps to take.