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The Identity of Things for the Internet of Things

by Earl Perkins  |  August 4, 2014

It is amusing to see the marketing currently attempted by using an offshoot of the phrase "Internet of Things". Of course, as an analyst I am no different, so I...

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Representation over Storage: Responding to "Killing IAM"

by Ian Glazer  |  March 21, 2013

I put my 18 minute ramble/rant on Killing IAM out on the blog a few weeks back, and I have to say, I have been blown away by the response....

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Killing IAM in Order to Save It

by Ian Glazer  |  February 8, 2013

I gave this talk a few months ago. I had just finished writing our 2013 Identity and Privacy Planning Guide and was trying to think of a different way to...

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For your viewing pleasure: IAM Summit 2012

by Ian Glazer  |  November 26, 2012

Next week is our Identity and Access Summit in Las Vegas. I am excited to announce that we'll have nearly all of our full team there, including our newest teammates!...

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The Newest Members of Our Team: Mary Ruddy and Nick Nikols

by Ian Glazer  |  November 1, 2012

No, faithful readers, this isn't a repeat of my last post. The Identity and Privacy Strategies has hired once again… well actually twice again. We snagged two more industry luminaries:...

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A glimpse of the future: Salesforce Identity

by Ian Glazer  |  September 19, 2012

Today salesforce.com unveiled its entrance into the identity market, with a set of identity capabilities, and the market may never be the same. Salesforce.com’s identity capabilities include a federation identity...

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The Highlight of Your Summer: Catalyst 2012

by Ian Glazer  |  April 10, 2012

Ok, maybe not. But this year’s Catalyst should definitely be part of your summer plans. Identity is deeply woven into the fabric of business. Every business, regardless of location and...

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Opening Presents Early: Quest Acquires BiTKOO

by Ian Glazer  |  December 20, 2011

Just when you think the IAM market is about to settle down for a long winter’s nap, you are proven wrong, as evidenced by yesterday’s announcement that Quest has acquired...

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BHOLD wins the Microsoft IAG lottery

by Ian Glazer  |  September 23, 2011

Microsoft announced that it has acquired “certain assets of BHOLD.” Without having received more details from the team at Microsoft, my interpretation is that they acquired the core of BHOLD’s...

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When Was Your Last Login?

by Jay Heiser  |  June 7, 2011

Back in the days of modems and character-based terminals, it was a normal practice to provide information about the previous login as part of the login sequence.  This was trivially...

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