IT Management  >   Systems Operations  >   Security  >   AAA  >   Authentication  >  

Identity Management

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
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  … 
Definition continues below.
Identity Management Reports
51 - 75 of 429 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
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


How IT Leaders Are Innovating with Customer Identity Management
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: With IT budgets limited, enterprises often struggle to secure funds for innovations that enable crucial relationships with customers. Access this white paper that explains how a separate customer identity management layer can help you attract customers while maximizing budget and ROI.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016


Improve User Acquisition with Customer Identity & Access Management
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: In order to offer customers highly relevant content and drive revenue, media publishing companies need comprehensive user profiles to gain deeper insight into users' preferences and needs. Discover how a customer identity and access management solution can empower you to increase customer acquisition, improve the user experience, and more.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Case Study: American Cancer Society Adopts a Comprehensive Constituent View
sponsored by Gigya
CASE STUDY: The American Cancer Society needed to more efficiently and securely manage the identities of its volunteers, donors, and participants. This case study discusses the authentication strategy that enabled them to capture and organize more data about their constituents' identities to make complete user profiles.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016


Managing AWS: Gain Transparency into Cloud Computing
sponsored by Splunk
WEBCAST: Explore how FINRA, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, adopted a cloud services platform with an identity access management feature along with integration with AWS CloudTrail data to improve their security posture.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Apr 7, 2016


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


What to Look for in Multifactor Authentication Tools
sponsored by
EBOOK: In our threat-laden environment, multifactor authentication tools are a critical defense. Access this resource and learn the latest about MFA technology, how to compare MFA tools and select the right product for your organization.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

Leverage Accurate and Current Customer Data with Social Login
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: To offer targeted promotions, it's crucial to gain a comprehensive and current view of the customer. Discover a customer identity management platform that offers social media login, allowing users to quickly and easily register and empowering you to access the most up-to-date and accurate customer data.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2015


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


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


Top Identity Governance and Administration Vendors Examined
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Gartner Magic Quadrant, you will explore the strengths of the leading IGA platforms and vendors. Access now to discover how to evaluate your needs and find which system best fits into your IAM and IGA strategy.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2015


Vendor Risk Management is Rapidly Changing
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Discover several proactive tips for better vendor risk management (VRM) practices that you can quickly put into place. Learn 4 tips to help you overcome the largest challenges for taking on VRM.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016


Future-Proof Your Identity Management in the Cloud
sponsored by Rackspace
IT BRIEFING: This article explores how a solid IAM strategy, coupled with a fully managed service, allows customers to provide their end users with a simple, powerful solution.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2015


The Role of SAM in Information Security
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) provides an organization not just with the resources it needs to generate audit and reconciliation reports, but also to support information security initiatives. Learn ways information security can be more effectively addressed with the aid of SAM.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Snow Software

The Need-to-Know of Today's Cloud Security
sponsored by
EBOOK: In this handbook, you will examine several common cloud security conundrums, emphasizing the importance of identity and access management (IAM) in the cloud and scrutinizing the role of data encryption. If your organization is serious about securing workloads in the cloud, read on now to learn the specific vulnerabilities cloud APIs introduce.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 16 Feb 2016

A Guide to Protecting Your Critical Assets with Identity Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to secure the gateway to your organization with robust identity governance policies. Read on to learn how to protect assets by enforcing business-driven identity governance for managing user roles.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015


How Identity Governance Became a Key Compliance and Risk Control
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the challenges associated with managing identity governance, including the risks cloud, BYOD, remote access, and your apps and data pose to regulatory compliance. Read on and learn how to improve your security intelligence and risk management.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


The Top 5 Tasks to Automate for Privileged Account Management and Security
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the top 5 tasks to automate for privileged account management. Access this paper to keep up with the scale and scope of the networks and systems your IT must manage.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Case Study: Protecting Privileged Accounts for a Global Manufacturer
sponsored by Thycotic
CASE STUDY: Identity and access management is one of the easiest and most effective ways that organizations can prevent catastrophic data breaches. In this case study, learn how one manufacturing company restructured their outdated access and password management strategy to meet compliance requirements and mitigate data breaches, theft, and loss.
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015


Locking up the Cloud with IAM
sponsored by
EBOOK: In this exclusive e-book, you will learn from malware analyst Dejan Lukan, security expert Dave Shackelford and systems architect Dan Sullivan as they walk you through: IAM in the cloud through the use of public and private keys, 4 tips on hardening the security of cloud keys, and best practices for managing access and identity in the cloud age.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016

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.

Computer Weekly: Robots at Your Service
sponsored by
EZINE: Many digitally revolutionary technologies are currently on the edge of the mainstream—including virtual reality, artificial intelligence for financial advice, and the Internet of Things. This week's issue of Computer Weekly discusses the limitations that are holding these technologies back from widespread adoption.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

Protect Privileged Credentials Across Traditional and Virtual Data Centers, and all Cloud Environments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a solution for privileged credential management that reduces IT risk and drives operational efficiency by supporting traditional, virtualized, and hybrid-cloud infrastructures. Access now to discover how your enterprise can protect and manage all of its credentials.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

CA Technologies.

How Can I Defend my Hybrid Enterprise From Data Breaches and Insider Threats?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to effectively manage privileged access across on-premises, cloud, and hybrid environments. Read on to find out why perimeter defenses are failing and why IAM needs to be at the forefront of your security strategy.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

CA Technologies.

Break the Kill Chain: Stop Data Breaches
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Data breaches are a fact of life. Learn the benefits of implementing a comprehensive privileged access management strategy to mitigate these attacks.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

CA Technologies.
51 - 75 of 429 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4 5 6    Next Page
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 … 
Identity Management definition sponsored by, powered by an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2016, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement