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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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5 Steps to Better Records Management
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: In today's unstable mortgage environment, the management of your loan documents, both paper and digital, has never proved more paramount. This brief paper outlines five common challenges associated with mortgage filing and offers up a five-step mortgage records management plan to help you save money and increase efficiency.
Posted: 13 Jun 2012 | Published: 14 Mar 2012

Iron Mountain

Protect citizen data with IBM Rational software
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Digital and connected government information improves processes and makes accessibility simple for public sector agencies. This white paper outlines how agencies can keep their information available without risking sensitive data.
Posted: 24 Jul 2012 | Published: 24 Jul 2012

IBM

IT Security: Built-In Protection with Intel vPro Technology
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: New security threats are constantly emerging, and it is your responsibility to properly protect your business. This white paper discusses four key aspects of IT security and explains how you can effectively address them by implementing processors with built-in security features.
Posted: 12 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

Intel

The Threat Within: The Case for Zero Trust Access Control
sponsored by Xceedium
WHITE PAPER: It's important to remember that threats are not only external; the most dangerous ones can be the privileged insiders who have access to critical systems. This paper explores the risks associated with privileged insiders and how to mitigate them with Zero Trust access control. Uncover the 8 key capabilities for an effective approach now.
Posted: 22 May 2012 | Published: 22 May 2012

Xceedium

Enterprise Single Sign On
sponsored by tools4ever
WHITE PAPER: With organizations operating on variety of network and internet-based applications, users are often faced with complex passwords to gain access. However, this can lead to a number of issues such as user frustration, unsafe practices and higher costs. In this paper, explore the benefits of Enterprise SSO solutions and how they can meet your needs.
Posted: 18 May 2012 | Published: 17 May 2012

tools4ever

How Can Content-Aware Identity and Access Management Give Me the Control I Need to Confidently Move My Business forward?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Organization's today have their hands full trying to adhere to regulatory requirements and reduce IT risks, all while looking for innovative ways to grow their business. This paper uncovers how to gain continuous and sustainable control and compliance though IAM, while strengthening the trust and satisfaction of your customers and partners.
Posted: 16 May 2012 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

CA Technologies.

How Can I Virtualize My Mission-critical Servers While Maintaining or Improving Security?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Organizations often struggle to fully realize the benefits of virtualization due to the complexity of controlling identities, access and information. In this resource, uncover how to successfully deploy virtualization projects, while providing the right security controls over privileged user access across virtual and physical environments.
Posted: 15 May 2012 | Published: 15 May 2012

CA Technologies.

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

3 undeniable use cases for automated IAM controls
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

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.

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

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

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.
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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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