Hybrid Identity
Addressing Hybrid Identity Fragmentation Across On-Prem and Azure
How Strata and Microsoft work together to solve the user provisioning and sync problems across hybrid identity environments Introduction Chances are pretty good that you're right in the middle of a cloud migration or hybrid identity plan of some sort. The recent Flexera State of the Cloud Report found that 93% of enterprises have a... Read More ›
Multi-Cloud Identity
Multi-Cloud Identity Management for Financial Services
The New Imperative for Modernizing Banking Technology “[The financial industry is] facing rapid and significant changes…Industry changes include Open Banking, neo-challenger banks and non-traditional financial institutions competing to serve customers. We also see significant changes in computing capability associated with cloud computing and agile delivery methodologies.” Royal Bank of Scottland Introduction With financial services and... Read More ›
Multi-Cloud Identity
Antifragile Identity for the Multi-Cloud World
This article was originally posted on The New Stack. Nassim Taleb in his book The Black Swan describes game-changing events that occur randomly and infrequently while proposing a theory on how building robustness into systems will allow them to withstand shocks when the unforeseen happens. He was referring to the banking system, but the same concept applies... Read More ›
Multi-Cloud Identity
Why SSO is Only Part of Multi-Cloud Identity
Single sign on (SSO) is a critical pillar of identity management and many companies have implemented this solution which provides convenience for users and improves security by reducing account and password proliferation. SSO is also a great way to roll out advanced identity capabilities like multi-factor authentication (MFA) and self-service user management. SSO grew out... Read More ›
Identity Migration
Legacy Identity Infrastructures are Nearing End of Life, Now What?
These practical steps will help ensure a smooth transition End of Life (EOL) is inevitable for most products. Fans of Black Cherry Vanilla Coke will remember when it was retired in 2007! When it comes to EOL, software is one of the most cannibalistic product categories. New versions or next-generation technologies routinely make existing products... Read More ›
Hybrid Identity
Rise of the Identity Domains
How hybrid IT infrastructures will soon push IAM to the brink. Once upon a time, we used to build big on-premise IT infrastructures to run our businesses. Then the cloud came along with its public cloud infrastructure and SaaS and now we have hybrid clouds. A hybrid cloud is a cloud computing environment that uses... Read More ›