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It's Not Just Connectors We're Looking For With Fulfillment in IGA

by Brian Iverson  |  April 21, 2015

This is the seventh installment in a series of posts that I am writing on my impressions of the current state of IGA, based on analysis of the 2015 edition of the Critical Capabilities for Identity...

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Is IGA Ready to Fulfill Its Destiny?

by Brian Iverson  |  March 10, 2015

Account repositories continue to reign supreme when it comes to controlling users' access to applications and data. This has not changed appreciably since businesses started making extensive use of distributed information systems. Directory...

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Identity Governance and Administration: How We Got Here

by Brian Iverson  |  March 5, 2015

The roots of modern-day identity governance and administration (IGA) go back to user administration and provisioning (UAP), which emerged once organizations finally began to surrender the fantasy that directory services were going...

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How to Provision a Pope in 6 Easy Steps

by Ian Glazer  |  March 13, 2013

Having deprovisioned your previous Pope, you thought your work was done. But just as soon as you’ve settled back into you desk chair you see it - white smoke wafting...

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A chronic identity pain

by Ian Glazer  |  January 13, 2011

I’m a provisioning guy; it was the way I was raised in the world of identity management. And being a provisioning guy my take on how people are enabled to...

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Performing an entitlement lobotomy on the enterprise

by Ian Glazer  |  June 8, 2010

As a part of its data center consolidation efforts, HP is going to be letting going 9000 IT workers. As this Computerworld article points out, although not confirmed, it highly...

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How do you capitalize the "P" in federated provisioning - or - The Black Knight Always Triumphs

by Ian Glazer  |  June 3, 2010

Last week, Oracle's Nishant Kaushik compressed a lot of thought into a very short presentation on federated provisioning and the cloud. Not only did he summarize challenges of federated provisioning,...

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On ecosystems, echo chambers, and an interop

by Ian Glazer  |  June 1, 2010

I spent last week in the Denver area talking to Gartner (and therefore Burton Group) prospects and customers. One of the things that I have come to rely upon when...

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