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How to Provision a Pope in 6 Easy Steps

by Ian Glazer  |  March 13, 2013

Having deprovisioned your previous Pope, you thought your work was done. But just as soon as you’ve settled back into you desk chair you see it - white smoke wafting...

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How to Deprovision a Pope in 6 Easy Steps

by Ian Glazer  |  February 12, 2013

Recent announcements got me thinking about how to deprovision executives such as a Pope. Never had to deprovision a Pope before? No worries. We've come up with a sure-fire 6...

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Our Platform

by Ian Glazer  |  April 18, 2012

In case you didn’t notice, it’s an election year here in the States. So having taken over the reins of the IdPS research agenda, I wanted to get a jump...

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A chronic identity pain

by Ian Glazer  |  January 13, 2011

I’m a provisioning guy; it was the way I was raised in the world of identity management. And being a provisioning guy my take on how people are enabled to...

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How do you capitalize the "P" in federated provisioning - or - The Black Knight Always Triumphs

by Ian Glazer  |  June 3, 2010

Last week, Oracle's Nishant Kaushik compressed a lot of thought into a very short presentation on federated provisioning and the cloud. Not only did he summarize challenges of federated provisioning,...

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Will the “real” federated provisioning please stand up?

by Ian Glazer  |  February 4, 2009

Nishant has commented on my post about federated provisioning.  He has provided two different examples of federated provisioning.  One of these, the advanced provisioning example, involves a company who manages its...

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Down with federated provisioning

by Ian Glazer  |  January 7, 2009

There's been a bit of recent blogging activity about federated provisioning and SPML.  Having worked on both federated provisioning and SPML in a past life, it warms my heart to...

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Identity Management in Retrograde Motion: Thoughts from Burton Group Catalyst North America 2008

by Ian Glazer  |  July 1, 2008

I’ve been to many Catalysts but this was my first as a Burton Group analyst.  Besides seeing how the sausage gets made, so to speak, this Catalyst was different in...

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