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Y’all Means All

I’ve used the term y’all my entire life. “Y’all” is the conjunction of “you all” and is an expression that is core to my identity as a sixth-generation Texan. I love the simple and assumptively inclusive nature of the word – it’s perfect in nearly every use. More recently, the […]

CISO 101: How to Walk & Talk Like a CISO with Alex Jalso, West Virginia University

In a modern enterprise, a CISO’s job is constantly changing. They have to deal with the present while anticipating future changes and needs. A CISO needs to be prepared to adapt their organization’s information security strategy at a moment’s notice. Ensuring their organization stays secure is one of their main […]

Three Questions With Nicolette Stewart, Associate Manager, Customer Success Management

Meet Nicolette Stewart, Associate Manager, Customer Success Management at SailPoint. Her career journey started back in 2001 where she worked as Provincial Secretary for the Director of the Fraud Unit in the South African Police Force. While that may sound like an unlikely beginning to where she is now, it […]

Two Steps Forward: A Momentous Time for SailPoint with the Acquisition of Intello

If you hopped into a time machine and followed SailPoint’s journey in the last 15 years, you’ll see that our approach to innovation has been integral in how we’ve constantly evolved identity security. Our goal is to meet and exceed our customers’ pressing identity needs year after year. It’s one […]

Three Ways Identity Security Protects Critical Infrastructure for Utilities

Author: Rob Wilson Modern-day utilities look nothing like they did 20 years ago. While they still provide critical services to homes, businesses and communities, digitalization and decentralization have reshaped the industry from being traditionally cautious to one that’s digitally savvy and open to change.   Along with addressing ever-evolving regulatory requirements such […]

Security Q&A on Zero Trust with Mark Morrison, CSO at Options Clearing Corporation: Part 2

In our first segment with Mark Morrison, Chief Security Officer for The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC), we discussed his beginnings in cybersecurity and what has changed over the years. In this Q&A, we continued from where we left off with identity management and take a deep dive into his thoughts on cyber resilience and zero trust.   As a reminder, before joining OCC, Mark served as SVP and Chief Information security officer […]

Country Financial Re imagines Identity with Automation

Meet SailPoint customer, Country Financial. Country Financial is a U.S. insurance and financial services company. They set out on their identity journey looking for a solution that would replace their cumbersome manual processes. They needed an identity platform that would help them reach their automation goals and scale with their […]

Share Your “Aha!” Ideas with SailPoint

Streaming giant Netflix started in 1997 to humble beginnings. First, the company offered DVD rentals you could get by mail. Always the innovators, and realizing that snail mail wasn’t it, Netflix dropped this practice and started focusing their attention on creating their owned content available by streaming. While this was […]

Philips Leverages Identity to Improve Security Posture

Meet SailPoint customer, Philips. Philips is a leading health technology company focused on improving peoples lives and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum. Identity and security are top of mind for Philips as they make the transformation to becoming a digital company. They needed an identity solution that would […]

Security Q&A: Mark Morrison, CSO at Options Clearing Corporation

Mark Morrison is the Chief Security Officer for The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC), the largest equity derivatives clearing organization globally. In this Q&A, we discuss his career journey and many of the challenges he sees within cybersecurity today. Before joining OCC, Mark served as SVP and Chief Information Security Officer […]