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DEFINITION: Identity management (ID management) is a broad administrative area that deals with identifying individuals in a system (such as a country, a network, or an enterprise) and controlling their access to resources within that system by associating user rights and restrictions with the established identity. The driver licensing system is a simple example of identity management: drivers are identified by  … 
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Security essentials for CIO's enabling mobility - their device, your data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to safely embark on your own BYOD program. The main goal is to show you how BYOD is a feasible option for your organization by seamlessly securing corporate data and applications on each devices while providing separation from personal activity and data.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

IBM

Key steps to securing data and maintaining proper access
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper helps you get a better grip on who's accessing your network. With the right identity governance and administration system, you can control access risks and segregation-of-duties violations. Access now to easily apply and enforce appropriate levels of access across your enterprise.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Financial Services: Increase Conversion Rates with Customer Identity & Access Management
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: Customer identity and access management offers customers a fast and easy way to identify themselves and share permission-based information. Discover how this strategy can empower financial services companies to capture and qualify more leads, balance customer privacy with personalized user experiences, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigya

Travel Industry: How to Drive Customer Acquisition and Retention with Personalized, Seamless Experiences
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: Legacy technologies built for employee identities aren't effective at transforming customer data into actionable insight. Discover how a purpose-built customer identity and access management platform can help travel companies capture, manage, and leverage customer data across digital channels to drive greater customer engagement and loyalty.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigya

Why Your eCommerce Platform Needs CIAM
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: While eCommerce platforms help enterprises build dynamic digital marketplaces, they aren't ideal for managing customer data. Discover how a specialized customer identity and access management platform can empower you to collect more customer data, build rich customer profiles, create personalized recommendations to drive conversions, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigya

Federated Access Management: The New Era of Secure Access
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you about the evolution of access management and what's driving modern access security requirements. Continue reading to learn about Federated Access Management and discover painless migration strategies to adopt this new breed of access management.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Ping Identity Corporation

How IT Leaders Are Innovating with Customer Identity Management
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: To keep up with the competition, it's crucial to optimize the customer experience. Discover how a separate customer identity management layer in the technology stack can transform anonymous visitors into known users, enable actionable intelligence across the business, and maximize ROI.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016

Gigya

Improve User Acquisition with Purpose-Built Customer Identity & Access Management
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: Customizing pre-existing employee identity and access management systems for customer identities is a costly and risky process. Learn how a purpose-built customer identity and access management solution can help you securely manage millions of global user identities, maintain privacy compliance, and minimize IT maintenance.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigya

Designing Single Sign-On Architecture for Enhanced Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how single sign-on and session management, across a wide variety of sites using host-only cookies, can make their theft much more difficult by using a centralized star topology. Access now and discover more benefits to this method.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

CA Technologies

The Key to Protecting Your Business Amid Cybercrime’s Current Boom
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper invites you to explore new vulnerabilities in our application-centric culture. Find relief as you uncover a simple-to-deploy, automated, proven strategy for privileged access management delivered in a single appliance protecting physical, virtual and cloud environments.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

CA Technologies

Defending Hybrid Enterprises from Data Breaches and Insider Threats
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Even one improperly authorized privileged account can cause irreparable damage to your infrastructure, intellectual property, and reputation. This white paper reveals how you can implement an in-depth defense strategy to effectively manage privileged access across your hybrid enterprise.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

A Buyer's Guide to Identity Integration Solutions
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A federated identity service could be the answer to today's increasingly large and increasingly complex environments, and this white paper describes how.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Common Identity for WAM and Federation
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Can your organization effectively manage sprawling identities? In this white paper, uncover the secret to leveraging your federation IdP.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Turn Identity into a Business Enabler, Not an IT Bottleneck
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the benefits of a federated identity service that can help you to improve efficiencies, reduce risks, and maximize ROI.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Radiant Logic, Inc.

The Key to Secure and Seamless Access to Web and Cloud Applications
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why it's so difficult to deliver single sign-on that covers your entire portal, and also introduces a federated identity service that offers access to all sources of identity within your organization.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Revitalize and Extend the Reach of Your Current ISAM Portal
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to extend authentication across web apps and leverage existing identity stores for faster, fine-grained authorization.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Security for the Internet of Things: Identifying Your Weakest Links
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: 70% of the most commonly used Internet of Things (IoT) devices today are vulnerable to attack. Access this brief resource to learn more about the security risks posed by the IoT. Discover key tips on how to fortify your data, devices, and connections from attacks.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Microsoft

Market Overview: Customer Identity and Access Management Solutions
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: How can you balance a seamless customer experience with a strong security strategy to protect customers' privacy? This Forrester report evaluates 7 customer identity and access management (CIAM) solution vendors, revealing the major strengths of each choice. Discover the key features to look for when deciding on a CIAM solution.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Aug 2015

Gigya

Identity Management for Consumer-Facing Enterprises
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: A superior strategy for customer identity and access management can improve marketing with targeted promotions. Access this resource to learn how to achieve a real-time view of the customer by converting trusted, opt-in third-party identities into first-party, enterprise-owned data
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2015

Gigya

The Evolution of Consumer Identity: 5 Biggest Trends
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals the 5 biggest trends currently influencing the customer identity and access management space. Learn how to prepare for upcoming developments regarding traditional usernames and passwords vs biometric authentication, regional data privacy regulations, IoT, and more.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigya

Securing Embedded Passwords with Privileged Access Management
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines why it's important to secure embedded passwords to protect your data and users. Read on to learn the 13 steps to securing privileged accounts and passwords to boost your security.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Selecting a Privileged Identity Management Solution
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: There are a number of privileged identity management (PIM) solutions on the market today, but sifting through vendor hype quickly becomes laborious. This white paper provides and in-depth view of the leading PIM strategies and compares each to help you choose which approach is best for your organization.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Privileged Access Management Security Survey Results
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides you with the path to successful privileged access management (PAM) and securing your organization from identity fraud.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Why Identity is at the Heart of the IoT
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes how a well-designed customer identity and access management (cIAM) strategy can unlock the true capabilities of the IoT. Discover use cases that demonstrate how cIAM can offer secure, personalized user experiences with connected products.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigya

Secure Architecture for Mobile Device Access to On-Premise Applications
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a technical architecture that enables apps installed on mobile devices to access security-sensitive apps deployed inside a private network perimeter.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 14 May 2015

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
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IDENTITY MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  their license numbers and user specifications (such as "can not drive after dark") are linked to the identifying number. In an IT network, identity management software is used to automate administrative tasks, such as resetting user passwords. Enabling users to reset their own passwords can save significant money and resources, since a large percentage of help desk calls are password-related. Password synchronization (p-synch) enables a user to access resources across systems with a single password; a more advanced version called single signon enables synchronization across applications as well … 
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