Engineering

Three Questions with Senior Test Engineer, Kelly Wrinkle

Kelly Wrinkle has always had an interest in technology. While studying interactive design and game development in college, she discovered that her attention to detail and curiosity would make her a perfect fit for a career in testing. Test engineers are required to fully test a product or system to […]

If Mom Taught Me Anything … It’s That You Need a Feature Store

“A problem well stated is a problem half-solved.” – Charles Kettering  It is not a secret that data fuels our digital progress. The key is to use that data effectively. SailPoint is not an exception to this digital progress. At SailPoint, we use data to inform our AI/ML platforms and have built a Feature Store as the foundation. Feature Store?  Features are everything when […]

Managing AWS Glue Costs and DPU Capacity with Glue Job Metrics

What is AWS Glue?  According AWS developers guide – “AWS Glue is a fully managed ETL (extract, transform, and load) service that makes it simple and cost-effective to categorize your data, clean it, enrich it, and move it reliably between various data stores and data streams”. AWS Glue is serverless, […]

Protocol-based connectors enable broad integration

Connectivity is at the heart of SailPoint Identity and Access Governance. IGA program managers see significant increases in business value as they integrate highly critical applications, in higher quantities, under governance. Our integrations fall under two categories: Named application connectors – These are out of the box integrations with a […]

Forget your password while working remotely? We can help!

With the rapid development in technology, work culture, and our current lockdown situation, people might not always be connected to their corporate network. They need to connect remotely from home, a client site, or other venues. The following scenario might sound familiar to you. While you are working remotely, you […]

SailPoint’s Fast Federation (FastFed) SDK Released!

Today, SailPoint is proud to announce the release of two MIT licensed, open-source SDKs that implement the current FastFed specification.  As of this blog post, the implementer’s draft has just recently been submitted and is awaiting approval. You can find the source at https://github.com/sailpoint-oss/fastfed-sdk.  For those, like myself, with short […]

SailPoint Engineers: Being Proactive, Not Reactive

Being proactive means anticipating problems, seeking new solutions and doing your best by acting before a situation turns into a source of confrontation or crisis. It means taking responsibility for our product rather than just watching how things happen. In this area of customer service, responding to clients or events after a […]

Better Metrics with Prometheus

Generating millions of metrics from microservices and infrastructure is easy (perhaps too easy). Collecting those metrics and sculpting them into meaningful dashboards and alarms is a challenge operations teams face as they grow and scale their applications. We found in Prometheus a capable and flexible metrics collection platform that came […]

Your Data Sucks… We Can Help

I’m sorry to have to be the one to tell you this, but your data sucks… and that’s a big problem. Artificial intelligence and machine learning will transform identity governance over the next few years and you need to get ready so you can take advantage of it. Here is […]

Fast Federation: Onboarding Applications to your Identity Provider

As an IT administrator charged with onboarding a new application to your environment, you most often want to enable Single Sign-On, giving your team members access to the app using their corporate credentials (username and password). Granting said access is typically done via integration to an LDAP service directly (assuming […]