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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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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Identity Management 2010 Market Profile

by Ian Glazer  |  May 18, 2010  |  Comments Off

After much effort, our Identity Management Market Profile 2010 has shipped. For those of you not familiar with Burton Group market profiles, we take a market, apply our patent-pending compression algorithm, and crush the market down to 20 or so pages. Now as you can imagine, squishing a multi-billion dollar market down to a handful [...]

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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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