Identity Working

AmeriGas: Five Lessons Learned for an Effective Identity Deployment

Whenever I’m at a conference (and I sure hope they return soon), I always seek the sessions led by end-users. Minute for minute, these talks tend to be the most information-dense. During Navigate 2019, I had the pleasure to attend Christopher Martin, identity and access security manager at AmeriGas, presenting […]

Your Workforce Has Changed, So Must Your Identity Strategy

No organization could have foreseen the drastic impact the current pandemic has had on their business. With the economy roaring along just a few months ago, the look of today’s workforce couldn’t be further from reality—but it’s now become the new normal, and organizations need to adjust their identity strategy […]

Q&A with CISO Jennifer West on Her Priorities and Building a Collaborative Security Culture

When it comes to transforming security teams and building collaborative security cultures, chief information security officer (CISO) Jennifer West has an impressive record. From her current position as CISO and privacy officer at Redlands, Calif. based geographic information systems software provider ESRI, and her crucial roles as CISO at ServiceMaster […]

CISO Q&A with Banco Credibom’s Flavio Carvalho

Flavio Carvalho, CISO, at Portugal-based Banco Credibom, is an accomplished cybersecurity and privacy executive, with considerable experience building large-scale information and cybersecurity programs within many different types of businesses and markets. With his career beginning in networking and infrastructure management, Carvalho gained experience working in cybersecurity as a security services […]

Identity Management Programs: The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread

Without a doubt, the world has changed in the past month. While I haven’t left the house since March 13 (and counting), I’ve enjoyed yoga classes, concerts and happy hours with friends (via teleconferencing), and an upcoming dermatology appointment has been converted from an in-person appointment to a telehealth appointment. […]

Remote is the new normal: Enable workers, not hackers

Hackers never sleep, and during this time of uncertainty, there’s no playbook or blueprint to arm against them. The world has changed, and so has your business. The rapid transition to remote working presents major challenges for IT and employees. Globally, 70% of professionals work remotely at least one day […]

Trust the Identity, but Verify the Access

The events of the last few weeks have had me reflecting on my epidemiology courses. As I shuffled through old lecture notes, an item stood out: opportunistic infections (OIs) and mortality. In essence, people with compromised immune systems are more likely to become ill, and seriously ill, compared to individuals […]

Three Questions with Director of Global Sales Enablement, Barrett Sellers

Barrett Sellers’ career aspirations began in middle school when she was faced with a very serious problem: How would she earn enough money to buy the latest Mork & Mindy t-shirt.? Okay, that may not sound very serious, but when you’re a teenage girl and a huge Robin Williams fan, […]

Sandy Dunn: Everyone has a cybersecurity ‘superpower’

We recently met with Sandy Dunn, CISO at Blue Cross of Idaho and an adjunct professor of cybersecurity at Boise State University. Sandy brings more than 20 years of experience in the technology industry as well as an interesting and winding career path to her current role in cybersecurity. Her […]

QNB Finansbank Scales Identity with SailPoint

Founded in 1987 and based in Istanbul, QNB Finansbank AS is the fifth-largest bank in Turkey. It provides core banking services to corporate, investment, and small/mid-sized business customers throughout the country. As of 2019, QNB Finansbank included 542 physical branches and nearly 13,000 employees. When it comes to identity and […]