Market Views

In the post-Covid world, organizations will have to revise their business models: Part 2

In the post-financial crisis of 2008, institutions that quickly changed their business models faster to adapt to the situation found their earnings rise 10%, while those that simply sought to return operations identical to pre-crisis felt a 15% retraction in addition to extensive processes reduction of employees. This adaptation is […]

What Identity Governance is (Not)

I often catch articles in my newsfeed that are supposedly about identity governance, but upon reading the fine print, they invariably wind up being about access management. These articles are all missing the bigger picture – access management is essentially the ‘badge reader’ of identity, the granting of access to […]

In the post-COVID world, organizations will have to revise their business models: Part 1

It did not go well when the explorer Ernest Henry Shackleton executed the Imperial Transantarctic Expedition from 1914 to 1917. The explorer’s ship, Endurance, was trapped in the ice and later slowly crushed even before the crew managed to land. In a series of explorations that followed, Shackleton never lost […]

Identity from the voice of our customers

In my last blog post, I discussed the importance of identity governance today as ‘business essential.’ In the last few months, this has become abundantly clear for companies of all sizes, across all industries, and all over the world. The quick pivot to a virtual workforce that many companies experienced […]

Identity Governance in the Time of Coronavirus: Part 2

Of the many lessons CIOs have learned from this global health crisis, is the need to be digitally transformed.  It is more critical than ever for organizations to move forward with their digital transformation initiatives. As organizations deal with rapidly deploying business continuity plans, enabling remote workers, quickly provisioning users’ […]

Identity Governance in the Time of Coronavirus: Part 1

In a recent article by Solutions Review, Prediction: The Coronavirus Alters Discourse on Identity Governance and Administration, it discussed how the era of social distancing may increase awareness and deployment of identity governance solutions. As you’ll see, many of the problems that organizations encounter with managing the identities of remote […]

Identity as ‘business essential’

In my line of work, I talk to a lot of people at companies of different sizes and industries. The vast majority of those people are charging down their digital transformation path with varying degrees of success and maturity. Some started early and are years into the process with most, […]

Australia’s Privacy Awareness Week: Privacy is a Two-Way Street

Privacy is an inherent part of being human. To protect our privacy, we build fences around our backyards, but we also have fences to respect our neighbor’s privacy. When thinking about data, we need to think about protecting personal information by building a ‘digital’ fence. This step is critical to […]

Cybersecurity And The Board: Part Deux

The number of breached accounts reached a tipping point early in 2019, with the first megaleak hitting the newswires to the tune of 2.2 million breached accounts. In addition, as companies are moving increasingly more applications and data to the cloud, we are seeing an influx in companies that are not securing their […]

What Our Four Core Values Really Mean

SailPoint’s culture and success are directly tied to our Core Values, also known as the “Four I’s”: Innovation, Integrity, Impact, and Individuals. Our CEO Mark McClain defines these values and shares how we use them to drive our decisions each day. Want to join the #SailPointCrew? We are hiring! Find your […]