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ALSO CALLED: Identity Management (Security), Identity Management and Access Control, IM (Identity Management), Identity Management Security, Management of Identity, User ID Management, Identity and Access Management, ID Management, IAM
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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When millions need access: Identity management in an increasingly connected world
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how IBM Tivoli Identity Manager and IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager can help organizations automate and control access rights for millions of online users, while maintaining security and tracking user activity.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 03 Jan 2011

IBM

The Role of Identity & Access Management in Achieving Continuous Compliance
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: A common requirement in many of today’s compliance mandates relate to the concept of knowing who users are, what applications and resource they have access to, and when they access them. In this paper, uncover how to maintain continuous compliance though a centralized and integrated identity and access management (IAM) platform.
Posted: 14 May 2012 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

CA Technologies.

7 Tips for Achieving Active Directory Compliance
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 key tips to help you achieve and maintain compliance in Active Directory, including what to keep an eye on, warning signs to look out for and how to leverage auditing tools to simplify the process in this essential resource.
Posted: 13 Apr 2012 | Published: 13 Apr 2012

Dell Software

451 Group Research Report: Intel-McAfee links up identity-in-the-cloud SSO with salesforce.com
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Industry analyst Steve Coplan of The 451 Group takes a close look at the recent beta release of Intel Cloud SSO and places it in the context of the rapidly evolving cloud service broker market for mediating user ids and application APIs for cloud access. View now to learn more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

Intel

Cloud Identity Buyer’s Guide
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses the issue of identity and access management (IAM) for cloud applications. It outlines the issues that need to be addressed, suggests some approaches to solving those issues and provides an overview of the Intel products that help companies manage their SaaS application identities more effectively and efficiently.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Apr 2012

Intel

Keys to the Kingdom: Monitoring Privileged user actions for security and compliance
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines some of the types of insider threats organizations face today and the role monitoring and managing privilege user actions plays in security and compliance reporting efforts.
Posted: 06 Mar 2012 | Published: 06 Mar 2012

LogRhythm, Inc.

Beverly Hills Wealth Management Case Study
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study and learn how and why Beverly Hills Wealth Management, a Registered Investment Advisor Firm, selected Intel's Identity and Access Management Solution that combines single sign-on, user account provisioning/deprovisioning, and access management for its users.
Posted: 02 Mar 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

Intel

Cybercrime Battle Basics
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WHITE PAPER: This paper shows you how integrated approaches that look beyond the firewall and single technology defenses can defend your company from emerging fraud threats.
Posted: 12 Jan 2012 | Published: 12 Jan 2012

ThreatMetrix

Can You Have Your Cloud and Be Secure Too? You Can
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Can you have your cloud and be secure too? Yes, you can! Read this white paper to learn about the latest cloud security services that allow you to effectively address concerns regarding identity, access control, and auditing while providing elasticity and agility.
Posted: 02 Dec 2011 | Published: 02 Dec 2011

CA Technologies.

Protecting Against Wikileak Type Events and the Insider Threat
sponsored by Verdasys
WHITE PAPER: Insider theft of sensitive data is not new. WikiLeaks is just the latest outlet for the disaffected individual to be amplified in our interconnected world. Everyone must face the reality that the insider threat is a growing danger that can't be overlooked. View this paper to explore the challenges of insider theft and how to prevent it.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 03 Jan 2011

Verdasys

IBM Tivoli Asset Discovery for System z/OS – Removing the Pain from Mainframe
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses these issues with effective solutions for companies to better understand and manage their mainframe software investments.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2009

IBM

Preventing Fraud with Identity & Social Network Analytics: A Guide for Bank Executive
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the ways that identify and social network analysis can help you prevent fraud and enable compliance by focusing not only on transactions, but also on person and groups and how they are related. Learn the requirements for a proactive fraud detection systems, and how ongoing data analysis can alert you to the need for action.
Posted: 28 Jul 2011 | Published: 28 Jul 2011

IBM

Unified and Intelligent Identity and Access Management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover an intelligent, unified approach to identity and access management. Learn how to simplify provisioning, single sign-on, role management, multifactor authentication, privileged account management, and password management. See how you can enhance security—and improve user and IT productivity.
Posted: 08 Jul 2011 | Published: 08 Jul 2011

Dell Software

Managing data and application security risks cost effectively
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper shows how organizations can manage data and application security risks cost-effectively by using IBM Tivoli Data and Application Security to reduce costs and improve ROI. It provides examples of IBM customers who have realized the benefit.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

IBM

E-Guide: Uniting IAM and data protection for greater security
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: There's been a new development in the information security world: content-aware identity and access management, an integration of two established, usually separately administered domains. This tip explains why uniting these two domains makes sense and addresses key parts of the identity portion of IAM and how they work in the context of the cloud.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 13 Jun 2011

CA Technologies.

Oracle Identity Analytics- A Business Perspective
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews what Oracle Identity Analytics is as a solution to start, or complement, your existing identity management deployment towards reaching your identity and access governance goals.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 01 Feb 2010

Oracle Corporation

Wave Methodology- A Practical Guide to Defining Roles for Access Control
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As the number and type of users who require access to organizations’ computer-based resources increase, the traditional method of managing user access on a case-by-case basis has quickly become antiquated. This paper explores a 7-step process which has proven to be an effective method for administrators to identify user roles for access control.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 10 Jun 2011

Oracle Corporation

CA Technology Brief: CA Point of View: Content Aware Identity & Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Discover a new model of identity systems that help you handle the growing complexities within your IT infrastructure. Learn how CA Content-Aware IAM goes beyond traditional IAM techniques, improving your compliance posture and protecting your critical information assets.
Posted: 08 Jun 2011 | Published: 01 Mar 2011

CA Technologies.

Taking Control of the Cloud for Your Enterprise - Addressing Security, Visibility, and Governance Challenges
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: It comes as no surprise that some businesses are reluctant to implement cloud-based services. Security risks are a major concern due to the lack of control a business faces when moving critical business systems to the cloud. Find out how to avoid security risks while still taking advantage of the benefits of cloud computing.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Published: 10 May 2011

Intel

Intel® Cloud Builders Guide: Cloud Design and Deployment with Intel® Platforms
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Traditional access security models have focused on access control for data, applications and networks. But security requirements for cloud environments have evolved beyond traditional measures. Learn how the authorization domains model can be used to enforce a consistent security policy in your cloud computing applications.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Published: 10 May 2011

Intel

Better Leveraging Active Directory
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find out how your business can have a better and more efficient identity management system in this white paper.
Posted: 14 Apr 2011 | Published: 13 Apr 2011

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Solution Brief: Managing the WAN to Optimize Business
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Bandwidth management is a common technique employed by IT organizations to improve quality of service over the WAN. It typically involves assigning guaranteed levels of bandwidth and traffic prioritization to improve application performance.
Posted: 01 Apr 2011 | Published: 01 Apr 2011

BlueCoat

Adaptive Access Management: An ROI Study
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Security solutions must verify and provide assurance that those requesting access are indeed who and what they say they are. This paper walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations based on real customer interviews, and guides you in computing cost savings with adaptive access management.
Posted: 31 Mar 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

Oracle Corporation

Simplify Security for REST and WS* Web Services: The Gateway Approach
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This solution brief presents how to simplify the implementation of standardized enterprise security for both REST and WS-* services, and how a Service Gateway can act as a central Policy Enforcement Point to delegate authentication/authorization and provide REST to SOAP mediations without having to write code.
Posted: 29 Mar 2011 | Published: 28 Mar 2011

Intel

Tackling the Top Five Network Access Control Challenges
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this document we explore five common networking challenges that enterprises face—network protection, guest user access, network visibility and monitoring, application access control, and identity-based Quality of Service (QoS)—and discuss how UAC can be used to address each
Posted: 28 Mar 2011 | Published: 28 Mar 2011

Juniper Networks, 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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