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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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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Transparent or Translucent?

by Ian Glazer  |  June 28, 2009  |  Comments Off

Last week I was at the recent Department of Homeland Security’s Government 2.0 Privacy and Best Practices conference. Not surprisingly the subject of transparency came up again and again. One thing that definitely caught my attention was a comment by one of the panelists that efforts towards government transparency are too often focused on data transparency […]

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Zen Mind, Newb Mind

by Ian Glazer  |  March 5, 2009  |  Comments Off

Being the new-ish addition to the IdPS team is, well, an interesting place to be.  Besides the requisite induction activities (ask me at Catalyst how you pick up the dry cleaning for a team who lives all across the country), I’ve been working with my peers on vastly different pieces of research.  And being curious by […]

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Thinking about Matt’s Simple Question: Correlating accounts and people

by Ian Glazer  |  September 4, 2008  |  Comments Off

Matt Hamlin, over at Sun, mentioned a conversation we had last week about a topic in identity management which doesn’t usually get a lot of airtime: the correlation of accounts to people.  The exercise is the first step in answering Matt’s simple question of “Who has access to what?”  Matt writes: This step is the foundation […]

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