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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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Business Continuity White Paper and Authentication
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the importance of maintaining a consistent two-factor authentication policy during a business disruption. In addition, it provides insight into how to develop plans that enable cost-effective, rapid binding of users to their credentials in the event of an emergency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 12 Nov 2009 | Published: 12 Aug 2009

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Linking Identity and Data Loss Prevention to Avoid Damage to Brand, Reputation and Competitiveness
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This report examines the issue of data governance through the publication of new primary research that examines how well European businesses understand the risks and what steps they have taken to address them.
Posted: 15 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 May 2010

CA Technologies.

Content-Aware Identity & Access Management in a Virtual Environment
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how CA Technologies Content-Aware IAM solutions help protect customers in the physical world and similarly protect virtual environments by controlling identities, access, and information usage.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Jun 2010

CA Technologies

Implementing Database Security and Auditing: Using Granular Access Control
sponsored by Guardium, an IBM Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you’ll see that granular access control can only be achieved through aligning the application user model with the database security system.
Posted: 27 Sep 2010 | Published: 27 Sep 2010

Guardium, an IBM Company

Content-Aware Identity & Access Management in a Virtual Environment
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how CA Content-Aware IAM solutions help protect customers in the physical world and similarly protect virtual environments by controlling identities, access, and information usage. 
Posted: 22 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Jun 2010

CA Technologies.

Database Security: Audit and Protect Critical Databases
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Databases store extraordinarily valuable and confidential data. An increasing number of compliance regulations compel organizations to audit access to this sensitive data and protect it from attack and abuse.
Posted: 07 Sep 2010 | Published: 07 Sep 2010

Imperva

SMS Authentication: 10 Things to Know - Before You Buy
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: SMS authentication can present a host of benefits to organizations looking to improve security while maximizing the productivity of end users and administrative staff. In choosing any authentication solution, organizations will be well served by taking many key considerations into account. Read this paper to learn more!
Posted: 26 Jul 2010 | Published: 08 Jun 2010

SafeNet, Inc.

Identity and Access Management: You Have to Be Compliant, You Want Security and Efficiency. Why Not Get it All?
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to not only meet your compliance challenges, but improve security and operational efficiency. In this business brief by Quest Software, discover how to extend the power of Active Directory and Windows Group policy, and make it easy to achieve and prove compliance.
Posted: 26 Jul 2010 | Published: 26 Jul 2010

Dell Software

Develop Effective User Management to Demonstrate Compliance Efforts and Achieve Business Value
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how IBM solutions can help organizations support compliance efforts and business requirements through user management solutions based on IBM Tivoli Identity Manager software and other IBM offerings.
Posted: 16 Jun 2010 | Published: 19 Dec 2008

IBM

One Size Does Not Fit All: A Closer Look at Enterprise Application Integration Technology
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the driving forces that have made enterprise application integration so critical, reviews available integration approaches and outlines areas of consideration when selecting the best methodology for individual enterprise requirements. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Published: 15 Jun 2010

IntraLinks, Inc

ArcSight IdentityView: Increasing Security and Compliance with a 360-Degree View of User Activity
sponsored by ArcSight, an HP Company
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes ArcSight IdentityView, a new application designed to leverage the power of the ArcSight SIEM Platform and apply it to user monitoring, for security and compliance purposes.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Published: 15 Jun 2010

ArcSight, an HP Company

Defining Identity Management
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document defines the components of identity management, starting with the underlying business challenges of managing user identities and entitlements across multiple systems and applications. Identity management functions are defined in the context of these challenges.
Posted: 02 Jun 2010 | Published: 02 Jun 2010

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

How Secure is your sudo? - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Privileged Identity Management (PIM)
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will illustrate certain positive situations where open source solutions like sudo often work in smaller scale enterprises. However, this white paper will also spotlight red flags that relate to larger companies or companies experiencing significant IT growth. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 21 May 2010 | Published: 20 May 2010

BeyondTrust Corporation

Improving Identity and Access Management in an SAP Environment
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this new Quest white paper, see why splitting identity management work is not only frustrating, pointless and inefficient, but it’s also completely unnecessary. Learn how to easily manage your Active Directory and SAP environments, how to eliminate redundant work, and how automation makes security stronger and auditing simple.
Posted: 06 May 2010 | Published: 06 May 2010

Dell Software

Protecting Sensitive Data and Resources Throughout the Organization
sponsored by CA (India) Technologies Pvt. Ltd
WHITE PAPER: CA Data & Resource Protection is a family of solutions that provides a proactive approach to securing sensitive information and critical systems without impacting normal business and IT activities. Read this white paper to learn more!
Posted: 29 Apr 2010 | Published: 01 Mar 2009

CA (India) Technologies Pvt. Ltd

BeyondTrust 2009 Microsoft Vulnerability Analysis
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report demonstrates the critical role that restricting administrator rights plays in protecting against vulnerabilities. It is important to note that this increased protection is achievable in one simple step without any impact on productivity — by implementing a desktop Privilege Identity Management solution.
Posted: 05 Apr 2010 | Published: 01 Apr 2010

BeyondTrust Corporation

Privilege Made Simple: Privilege Identity Management (PIM) Demystified
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will discuss how your enterprise can empower IT to eliminate the risk of intentional, accidental and indirect misuse of privileges on desktops and servers using globally proven solutions that increase security and compliance without impacting productivity. Read this paper to find out more.
Posted: 29 Mar 2010 | Published: 26 Mar 2010

BeyondTrust Corporation

The Total Economic Impact of CA Identity Manager
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: In January 2010, CA commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying CA Identity Manager (CA IM). Read this paper to learn what they found.
Posted: 02 Mar 2010 | Published: 19 Feb 2010

CA Technologies.

Get Personal: Capitalize On Your Subscriber Data With a Unified User Profile
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the role of user profile management. HP’s solution for this business issue is discussed as a means of addressing the subscriber experience infrastructure.
Posted: 17 Feb 2010 | Published: 12 Sep 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

Get Personal: Capitalize On Your Subscriber Data With a Unified User Profile
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the role of user profile management. HP’s solution for this business issue is discussed as a means of addressing the subscriber experience infrastructure.
Posted: 08 Feb 2010 | Published: 12 Sep 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

Unleash the Power of Active Directory Groups
sponsored by Imanami
WHITE PAPER: This free whitepaper details best practices for managing distribution and security groups in Active Directory. As the importance of AD in any size organization grows, learn to manage AD groups properly and unleash the power of Active Directory.
Posted: 15 Dec 2009 | Published: 15 Dec 2009

Imanami

Securing and Managing Your Enterprise: An Integrated Approach
sponsored by Novell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Your organization has a dizzying number of platforms, directories, systems and applications - all requiring your attention and administration. So how can you integrate and automate fragmented management tasks while addressing a full range of GRC issues? You can choose the security and system management solution from Novell®
Posted: 07 Dec 2009 | Published: 04 Dec 2009

Novell, Inc.

The RSA Authentication Decision Tree: Selecting the Best Authentication Solution for Your Business
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of the Authentication Decision Tree; examines the five factors critical to selecting an authentication solution; and offers a clear guide to selecting the right solution that effectively balances risk, cost and end user convenience.
Posted: 12 Nov 2009 | Published: 18 Mar 2009

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Confidence in Commerce: Enabling e-banking and online services with two-factor authentication
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Many financial organizations are looking to implement proactive security measures to combat identity theft. Strong authentication – a security method which employs the use of more than one factor to identify users accessing private networks and applications – is among today’s leading choices.
Posted: 02 Nov 2009 | Published: 01 Sep 2009

SafeNet, Inc.

Realizing Business Value with Identity and Access Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how IBM identity and access management solutions help organizations realize business value through a centralized, automated identity and access management infrastructure.
Posted: 28 Oct 2009 | Published: 25 Sep 2009

IBM
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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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