Ian Glazer

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Considering all side of the issues: A lawyer looks at NSTIC

by Ian Glazer  |  July 21, 2010  |  1 Comment

As you likely know by now, White House has released a draft strategy on the need for and use of an identity ecosystem. Known as the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace, the NSTIC stems from earlier Cyberspace Policy Review. Core to the NSTIC is the desire to build an identity ecosystem and this […]

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Attributes and relationships: Federated ABAC

by Ian Glazer  |  July 20, 2010  |  8 Comments

Yesterday, I delivered the keynote to a federated attribute-based access control (ABAC) symposium. For those of you keeping score at home this is the 3rd of *BAC approaches for authorizing individuals. The 1st *BAC, IBAC – identity-based access control – was essentially so trivial that it never got any good marketing*. The 2nd, RBAC – […]


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Trip Report: Catalyst EU 2010

by Ian Glazer  |  June 28, 2010  |  2 Comments

Just back from this year’s volcano-delayed Catalyst EU. In the 8+ years I’ve had a relationship with Burton Group, as a customer, vendor, and employee, I’ve never been to an EU Catalyst until this year. Long overdue to say the least. This was the first time we’ve had a plenary session to kick Catalyst off […]


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Fear and loathing in Broomfield: a trip report from Gluecon

by Ian Glazer  |  June 2, 2010  |  1 Comment

I was somewhere outside of Boulder on the edge of a golf course when the coffee, elevation, and dehydration began to take hold. I remember saying something like, “This feels an awful like Digital ID World used to feel like; maybe I ought to ask Fontana…” The Glue Conference (1) is all about bringing different […]

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We’re not in Kansas anymore

by Ian Glazer  |  May 13, 2010  |  3 Comments

Q: So tell us what you remember? A: It was cold outside. I was reading an email.   Q: What did the email say? A: Burton Group has been acquired by Gartner.   Q: What happened next? A: I don’t really remember. So busy these days. I know there was a volcano…   And that […]


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