Identity Working

Cybersecurity Q&A with Dave Elfering, VP information security at Werner Enterprises

Werner Enterprises, founded in 1956 by executive chairman Clarence L. Werner, began with a single truck. Werner went public in 1986 with 630 trucks, and today Werner consists of more than 7,800 tractors, 24,000 trailers, and 13,000 associates and independent contractors across the world. That’s a tremendous amount of growth. […]

Sanofi: Building a Global Identity Program That Scales

Last week the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit brought identity governance professionals all over Europe to London for a two-day conference. The event was buzzing with chatter over what’s next in identity, with many identity professionals looking for guidance on how to develop and grow a best-in-class identity program. […]

Motorists Insurance Builds Foundational Pillars for Identity Governance

Motorists Insurance is a super-regional mutual company owned by policyholders that has a national reach through affiliations. Since their beginning in 1928, the focus has been delivering exceptional customer service, which their 1,200 associates and 20,000 agents deliver to over 700,000 policyholders. Unfortunately, manual identity and access management processes and […]

A Financial Services Organization: Moving Beyond Legacy Tools to the Future of Identity

The company was founded in 1888 and today, manages approximately $27 billion in assets. Based in Columbus, Georgia, the bank provides commercial and retail banking, investment, and mortgage services through 29 locally branded divisions, 280 offices, and more than 400 ATMs in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Florida, and Tennessee. This […]

Straight From-The-Trenches Advice For A Successful IdentityNow Deployment

About a year ago, Terry Garbo, senior information security engineer, decided to find a way to cut costs associated with service desk calls in his organization. He decided, with better identity governance, he’d help staff to manage their password resets. “My goal for us to work smarter would be to […]

Challenge Accepted: Work Smarter When It Comes to Identity Management

It was a little more than a year ago when the executive leadership at this enterprise challenged its business units to find ways to work smarter.  And Terry Garbo, senior information security engineer at this organization, had one idea in particular: he’d go after the costs associated with service desk […]

SailPoint Customer Leverages the Cloud to Propel Business

A San Francisco-based company and the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure has maintained its edge over their competitors by relying on patented technology to disseminate press releases within milliseconds to thousands of media points. This technology allows them to control their client’s sensitive information before it hits […]

Q&A: Michigan State University CIO on his start in security, and the changing identity management landscape

We recently had the opportunity to speak with Rob McCurdy, chief information officer of Michigan State University about enterprise technology, security careers and the evolution of identity management. As CIO, Rob is responsible for leading Michigan State University’s (MSU) technology strategy and managing overall IT operations and services. His current focus […]

Amid Business Growth, Jackson National Reimagines Identity Management Program

As in many large organizations, the identity and access management program at Jackson National Life Insurance Company (Jackson) grew organically over time. Most of those growth processes were done manually. As new applications and requests for access to existing applications would arrive, the identity team would get to work on […]

CISO Q&A with Alan Mitchell of Brunswick Corporation

Alan Mitchell is vice president and global chief information security officer (CISO) at Brunswick Corporation, which is headquartered in Mettawa, Illinois, and is well-known for its industry-leading marine engines, boat brands, and parts and accessories. In his role as CISO, Mitchell manages more than 13,000 identities for Brunswick. In our […]