Ian Glazer

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A Few Thoughts from the InCommon ConFab

by Ian Glazer  |  April 27, 2012  |  Comments Off

This week, I had the pleasure of presenting to this year’s InCommon ConFab. Jacob Farmer of Indiana University and the rest of the InCommon team put together a great day and half program. Putting people like Bob Morgan (University of Washington), Ken Klingenstein (Internet2), and Anil John (GSA FICAM) on stage to talk about federated […]

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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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On ecosystems, echo chambers, and an interop

by Ian Glazer  |  June 1, 2010  |  2 Comments

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 talking to customers and prospects is the experiences I can draw from based on my relationship to the community. My relationship with the community helps […]


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What’s new is what’s old – a trip report from SAP SAPPHIRE

by Ian Glazer  |  May 20, 2010  |  Comments Off

For those of you tuning in to my telebriefing on the Identity Management Market on June 8th and 9th (register here) will hear me talk about a trend we noticed in the market that older identity technologies and approaches are getting new love and new applications in the market. Safe to say that in certain […]

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