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Guardian Sails with SailPoint

Identity programs evolve for a variety of different reasons: from regulatory compliance pressure and manual process fatigue to digital transformation across the enterprise, no organization is immune from having to build and evolve a strong identity program. At our annual conference, Navigate, we invited customers to the stage to discuss […]

PSD2 and two-factor authentication: a double security challenge for banks

On September 14, 2019, the full mandate of PSD2 took effect, which means open banking will continue to make inroads into the financial fabric of society. While the full realization of this concept provides an opportunity for innovators, it also represents a unique privacy challenge. An Opportunity for Innovation Opening […]

Enterprise security – brought to you by the letters A and I

If you’re a byproduct of the 70s and 80s, you may recall the days of TV shows that were designed to educate as well as entertain. Sesame Street has been one of these long-standing shows. And while we were taught basic life lessons such as being kind to one another, counting, and even understanding emotions, […]

Switzerland’s disability insurance IT services provider secures citizen data through strong identity governance

It can happen to anyone at any time: become disabled by an illness or accident and find oneself unable to work for an extended period of time. Within Switzerland, disability insurance is provided through the 20 Swiss cantons and Liechtenstein. Each regional authority operates autonomously, collects and manages the information […]

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 […]

The Power of AI + ML + Identity

It’s only been a couple of months since we unveiled SailPoint Predictive Identity and the conversations I’ve had with customers and prospects since then have only further solidified what we suspected: the future is here. Organizations are showing signs of being more than ready to tackle their identity programs from […]

Embracing Both the Old and the New

If you happen to have had the great opportunity to live through the 70s and 80s, you may remember when cartoons, such as Looney Tunes™, were only available early Saturday mornings (at least in the US it was that way). TV stations would shut down at midnight as they played […]

From Start to Finish: How to Modernize Identity in State & Local Government and Education Sectors

Over the last few years, SailPoint noticed a shift in the State, Local Government and Education (SLED) marketplace’s approach to identity. SLED organizations across the U.S. are transforming their identity programs from antiquated legacy solutions, or often manual processes, to a solution that can manage the complexity of today’s IT […]

Get Your Head Out of the Clouds and Start Governing Access to Your Data

“You have to be there not for the fame and glory, but you have to be there because you believe your talent and ability can be applied effectively to operation…”—Alan Shepard, first American in space  When looking at this quote, it can be applied to smartly governing access to sensitive […]

RIP The Data Breach

No, the data breach isn’t actually dead. Yes, they’re still happening, they’re still bad and they’re still a problem. But man, am I tired of hearing about it. Instead of all the doom and gloom, can we instead focus on the positive? Here’s what I mean. Every organization has the […]