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Leading with Intention: Innovation

As the saying goes, change is the only constant in life. When I co-founded SailPoint 15 years ago, we were a startup where it felt like change happened every minute of every hour. To meet change head on, along with its challenges that tag along like younger siblings, innovation was the answer.   Innovation is what we […]

Three Questions with Alison (Ali) Haughton, Healthcare Marketing Manager at SailPoint

The best results often come from an unlikely place — failure. As a healthcare industry veteran, Ali Haughton has seen her fair share of success in large part because of her ability to adapt and sidestep any hurdles headed her way. Ali’s path to healthcare, to IT, and SailPoint was […]

How The Stress Test That Is 2020 Taught Me To Lead with Intention

The events of 2020 have thus far proven to be a forcing function for change. Call it what you will – unprecedented times, a period of reckoning or extraordinary new beginnings – but none of what we’ve seen as a culture this year can be ignored. Some of that change […]

Three Questions with Optiv’s Julie Talbot-Hubbard

Always accept the challenge! Julie Talbot-Hubbard is no stranger to security and accepting challenges is in her nature. She began her career as an auditor but quickly took the challenge to take on more progressive leadership positions in information risk and security at that same organization. She’s now held leadership […]

Three Ways Identity Governance Secures the Oil and Gas Industry

According to the federal Energy Information Administration, oil production has been rising steadily since 2009 with the U.S. becoming the world’s leading producer of natural gas.  EIA’s preliminary data for 2019 indicates that total U.S. petroleum production averaged about 19.33 million barrels per day (mmb/d). Natural gas is used in a […]

Three Ways to Avoid a Data Breach: A How-To Guide

Since the beginning, humans have created ‘how-to guides’ to help with just about anything. Information sharing is the bedrock of villages — whether in ancient, modern, or future times — and is constantly evolving. From back in the caveman days with paintings on the wall instructing others how to hunt to […]

Three Questions with Suchitra Hari, Director of Engineering, SaaS at SailPoint

Suchitra Hari is the type of leader you want on your team. Calm and collected, but firm, she knows how to motivate people to innovate. Early on, she says she was reluctant to pursue a career in engineering, but 15 years later that path has given Suchitra the ability to […]

OGE Energy Brings Identity to the Cloud

When we think “reliability,” electric utilities often come to mind: when people flip the switch, they expect the lights to go on. After all, if the power goes down not much else in modern society works very well. Energy utilities face all of the business and technology challenges every other […]

How to Overcome the Security Challenges of a Remote Workforce

With unprecedented times come unprecedented measures, and those measures don’t come without the potential for added risk. Almost overnight, organizations had to adapt to changing business needs and roles, with many reverting to a nearly 100% remote workforce. To keep the business up and running, many took shortcuts to more […]

SailPoint is ALL IN

Around the world, 2020 has certainly had its fair share of heartache and unrest. Here in the US, these past few weeks have proven particularly challenging, providing a stark reminder that we still have a lot of work ahead of us to repair generations of inequality in our world. While […]