Ian Glazer

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Performing an entitlement lobotomy on the enterprise

by Ian Glazer  |  June 8, 2010  |  2 Comments

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 likely that at least some of these terminated employees are system administrators. And as those admins walk out the door so too will walk an [...]

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Nailing Down the Definition of “Entitlement Management”

by Ian Glazer  |  May 13, 2009  |  Comments Off

Ian Yip’s take on access management versus entitlement management can be partially summed up with this equation: Entitlement management is simply fine-grained authorisation + XACML I have four problems with this. First, definitions that include a protocol are worrisome as they can overly restrict the definition. For example, if I defined federation as authentication via SAML, [...]

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