There’s no holding back the obvious truths in the land of IT. Helpdesks are inundated and overwhelmed; we are overworked and our teams are scrambling for some lucidity. The problem is simple, most of us know -- mundane, repeated and wearisome tasks that can, or probably should, be automated. Much stress and time could be saved for our IT team’s employees by taking away some of … [Read more...] about Make Your IT Department More than a M.A.S.H Unit
Identity and access management is taking over the world. Legislative and regulatory norms dictate this. An ever-increasing number of organizations must manage and assign access privileges across their populations in a structured manner. “Role-based access control” or “RBAC” has gradually become a frequently used term. RBAC solutions address these challenges. The reasoning is … [Read more...] about RBAC’s Not Against the Wall: Role-based access control creates automation opportunities
Everyone has done it, used some kind of wild way to remember user names and passwords. Let’s face it, the rules for managing passwords is overwhelming. People are required to remember numerous sets of credentials for all of the systems and applications they need to access their job and personal life, but it’s often too difficult to remember them all. In addition, passwords … [Read more...] about Wild Ways People Remember Their Passwords, and Why Breaches Are Likely Because of Them
Identity and access management (IAM) is increasingly being deployed within organizations across multiple sectors as they recognize that a progressive approach to IAM is crucial for their companies. Though not yet mature, the IAM market continues to grow because of a number of influences and developments. Some of the developments include, among others, cloud computing, web … [Read more...] about Identity and Access Management: Hot or Not?