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Representation over Storage: Responding to "Killing IAM"

by Ian Glazer  |  March 21, 2013

I put my 18 minute ramble/rant on Killing IAM out on the blog a few weeks back, and I have to say, I have been blown away by the response....

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Opening Presents Early: Quest Acquires BiTKOO

by Ian Glazer  |  December 20, 2011

Just when you think the IAM market is about to settle down for a long winter’s nap, you are proven wrong, as evidenced by yesterday’s announcement that Quest has acquired...

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BHOLD wins the Microsoft IAG lottery

by Ian Glazer  |  September 23, 2011

Microsoft announced that it has acquired “certain assets of BHOLD.” Without having received more details from the team at Microsoft, my interpretation is that they acquired the core of BHOLD’s...

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No, really, who has access to what?

by Ian Glazer  |  June 7, 2011

In the unceasing wake of the RSA breach, and especially given Art Coviello's most recent post, I've been thinking about what role identity and access governance can play in mitigating...

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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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Trip Report: Catalyst EU 2010

by Ian Glazer  |  June 28, 2010

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...

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Performing an entitlement lobotomy on the enterprise

by Ian Glazer  |  June 8, 2010

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...

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Transparent or Translucent?

by Ian Glazer  |  June 28, 2009

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...

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Nailing Down the Definition of "Entitlement Management"

by Ian Glazer  |  May 13, 2009

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....

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Zen Mind, Newb Mind

by Ian Glazer  |  March 5, 2009

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...

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