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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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Expert E-Book: Data Security and the Cloud
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This e-book will cover encryption and key management, infrastructure risks, data integrity, and access control, all in the context of cloud computing.
Posted: 07 Feb 2011 | Published: 07 Feb 2011

SearchSecurity.com

EMA Whitepaper: Enabling Single Sign-On from Desktop to Cloud for the Extended Enterprise
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: IT security teams have the challenge of ensuring security while streamlining access to a variety of resources. Learn how Enterprise Single Sign-On can enable your business to effectively balance security and streamlined access.
Posted: 17 Mar 2011 | Published: 03 Jan 2011

Oracle Corporation

Evolve Your Sitemider Portal Security Without Breaking the Bank: How Virtualization Solves the Challenges of Heterogeneous Identity and Resource Integration
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this blueprint for extending your existing SiteMinder infrastructure across additional heterogeneous applications, identity sources, and constituents—in less time, with less hassle, and for less money.
Posted: 15 Mar 2011 | Published: 14 Mar 2011

Radiant Logic, Inc.

451 Group Report on Federation Gateway Market & Cloud Access 360
sponsored by Intel
ANALYST REPORT: In this Market Insight Report, 451 Group Steve Coplan provides a comprehensive independent review of the Intel Expressway Cloud Access 360 federation gateway. Steve covers how Intel’s acquisition of Nordic Edge plays into Intel’s latest moves in the security sector.
Posted: 14 Mar 2011 | Published: 08 Mar 2011

Intel

Automating User Provisioning: A User’s Perspective
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: Catch this FREE webcast to find out how Educational Testing Service (ETS), a private nonprofit organization devoted to educational measurement and research, is leveraging Oracle Identity Manager to meet its user administration needs.
Posted: 09 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Apr 12, 2011, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Oracle Corporation

Choosing the Right Active Directory Bridge Solution
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This Quest Software white paper helps you understand the questions to ask when choosing the best Active Directory solution for your company. Don’t waste any more time and money with systems that don’t play well together! Read this Quest white paper today.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Dell Software

Toward an Identity & Context Virtualization Service: A Buyer’s Guide to Virtual Directories
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper is a practical guide to choosing the best virtual directory solution to meet your needs, both now and in the future. Check out this white paper for a blueprint on how to evaluate virtual directories, from use cases and technical parameters to the five questions you should ask yourself before choosing a virtualization solution.
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: How Google Tackles IT Security and What You Can Learn from It
sponsored by Google Apps
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Today's computing environment demands IT attention to a wide range of security issues. Learn from security practitioners at Google who are on the frontlines of fighting spam, malware and phishing for Google Apps users, securing identity management in hosted web apps and monitoring the network, detecting intrusion and responding to incidents.
Posted: 19 Jan 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

Google Apps

IBM Point of View: Security and Cloud Computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Cloud Computing is easy to deploy, flexible and cost-effective.  As federal agencies continue to outsource data management and operations to third-party cloud providers, their ability to ensure data integrity and privacy is becoming a potential security risk. Read this white paper to learn how you can manage Cloud Computing safely and efficiently.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

IBM

Help Strengthen Security by Building a Trusted Identity Environment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: As more people cross more borders – physically and virtually – the need to implement a reliable human identity system for proper verification becomes crucial. Read on to see how IBM dissuades credential abuse while helping customs, border management and law enforcement organizations ensure the safety and security of citizens and workers.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

IBM

Provide Access Control With Innovative Solutions From IBM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Unauthorized access to information assets is a critical, complex and constant security threat for any federal agency. Read this IBM white paper and discover powerful, cost-effective, easy-to-use solutions to your authentication and authorization concerns—from single sign-on to complex security infrastructure deployments.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

IBM

Manage User Identities Efficiently to Help Increase Administrator and User Productivity, While Facilitating Compliance Initiatives
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: When IT resources are pulled into drawn-out identity management tasks such as service level agreements, internal policies, etc., it means less time developing high-value innovations for future agency initiatives. Read this white paper and see how IBM can help your federal agency centralize and automate your repetitive processes.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

IBM

E-Book: Technical Guide on Managing Identities and Access Control
sponsored by CA Technologies
EBOOK: SearchSecurity.com presents a comprehensive guide to managing user identities and access control within the enterprise. Our experts cover all the angles with technical advice on: centralized identity management; the importance of uniting IAM and data protection; developing policies for privileged users; and how to implement and maintain user roles.
Posted: 23 Dec 2010 | Published: 23 Dec 2010

CA Technologies

Architectural Strategies for Cloud Computing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains how cloud computing is now also evolving in a private variant whereby enterprises set up cloud-like, centralized shared infrastructure with automated capacity adjustment that internal departmental “customers” utilize in a self-service manner. Realization of efficiency, performance, and agility benefits is reinforcing this trend.
Posted: 20 Dec 2010 | Published: 20 Dec 2010

Oracle Corporation

Vendor Report: CA Technologies Virtualization Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
ANALYST REPORT: CA Technologies offers a broad range of products which support customers in implementing Virtualization Security. CA Technologies specific strengths are not only that core security is provided but also IT service automation, assurance, management and other areas are covered as well. Continue reading this report to learn more.
Posted: 13 Dec 2010 | Published: 10 Dec 2010

CA Technologies

HOWTO Secure and Audit Oracle 10g & 11g: Account Security (Complimentary Chapter Download)
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Read this chapter from "HOWTO Secure and Audit Oracle 10g and 11g" (CRC Press, 2009) and learn how to secure Oracle by checking for weak passwords, configuring failed login policies, preventing DoS attacks with resource limits, and auditing user profiles.
Posted: 03 Dec 2010 | Published: 03 Dec 2010

IBM

How can I Adopt Cloud Computing While Maintaining Strong Security?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Whether an organization is looking to provide or consume private, public, hybrid or community cloud services, security and control requirements must be addressed. Read this executive brief to learn how to secure your business in the cloud by using identity and access management.
Posted: 25 Nov 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

CA Technologies.

How can Identity and Access Management Improve IT Security and Reduce Risk to Help Drive my Business?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: IAM builds a foundation for effective security by helping ensure all users have only the appropriate level of access rights to all protected resources, and that those rights are enforced appropriately. Read this executive brief to learn more about taking control of IT operations and information security with Content-Aware IAM.
Posted: 25 Nov 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

CA Technologies.

How can I Overcome the Security Challenges of Today’s Virtualized Infrastructures?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Read this solution brief to learn how to improve control over systems, applications and information to reduce risk in both physical and virtual server environments.
Posted: 25 Nov 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

CA Technologies.

The Promise of Content-Aware Identity and Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PODCAST: This podcast will focus on the area of identity and access management, and will explore some new trends that can significantly improve the effectiveness and security of your IAM strategy.
Posted: 24 Nov 2010 | Premiered: Oct 13, 2010

CA Technologies.

Three Key Areas for Improving your Compliance Programs
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PODCAST: This podcast focuses on the area of compliance, with a particular emphasis on the role of identity and access management in achieving compliance. It explores some of the key issues in compliance, and highlights techniques and best practices in identity and access management that can simplify and strengthen your compliance challenges.
Posted: 24 Nov 2010 | Premiered: Oct 21, 2010

CA Technologies.

Defender 5: The Right Way to Prove, Identify and Establish Trust
sponsored by Dell Software
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: Are you certain each person accessing your network resources is who they say they are? In this Quest technical brief, learn how Defender 5 gives you more control over who has access to resources, applications and data – well beyond a simple login name and password. Defender 5.
Posted: 03 Nov 2010 | Published: 03 Nov 2010

Dell Software

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
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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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