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Three Questions with Johanna Thomas, CEO & Founder, Strategic Security Solutions (S3)

I recently had the chance to chat with one of our partners, Johanna Thomas, CEO & Founder, Strategic Security Solutions (S3). Prior to our chat, I already thought very highly of Johanna – she is a fiery, raw and real leader. Now, my admiration has turned into me being one […]

Does your Cloud IaaS Environment resemble the Wild Wild West? You’re not alone.

Many organizations are riding the digital transformation Quarter horse and moving their business applications and infrastructure to the cloud. However, this has become more like a Lewis and Clark expedition. We are finding organizations are quick to make this move but are skipping a fundamental step of first considering what […]

Three Questions with SVP of Customer Success and Support Meredith Blanchar

Meredith Blanchar wants SailPoint customers to have a fabulous journey. For the past five years, she’s been tasked with shepherding our crew to accomplish just that. In more technical terms, she’s tasked with the entire post-sales customer experience—making sure they get their ROI (it’s important to her) and that they […]

I Get by with a Little (Access Modeling) Help from my Friends

I have the unique opportunity to talk to organizations across the world about their identity challenges. Throughout these conversations I am struck by the scale and complexity of new users joining the organization, moving between departments or leaving the organization as part of the normal course of business. When you […]

Top Priorities for State CIOs Align with SailPoint

The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) recently released their top priorities for 2020, including strategies, policy Issues, and management processes. The NASCIO list is formed by a survey of its membership, specifically of state CIOs, whom it asks to prioritize the top issues they face. We couldn’t […]

Trust Issues Podcast: Headlines 3-11-2020

Catch up on the latest news with the Trust Issues podcast hosted by Natalie Reina and Hannah Giles. Listen in below! Want to read the full stories shared in this episode? See below! At least two presidential campaigns aren’t using two-factor authenticationWalgreens app exposes customer prescription data54% of healthcare vendors […]

SailPoint’s Chief Product Officer Paul Trulove on Cloud Governance

Innovation is the hallmark of society these days – if we can dream it, we can do it. In this age, the adoption of new technologies such as cloud and artificial intelligence are accelerating the pace of innovation to levels we’ve never seen before. Businesses have found themselves sitting on […]

Three Questions with SailPoint Board Member Tracey Newell

Lean in. The wise words of Sheryl Sandberg have made an impact on everyone, from SDRs to board members of a large company. Everyone can lean in. That’s also the lesson SailPoint Board Member Tracey Newell was able to elaborate on at SailPoint’s first-ever Sales Kickoff “Women in Identity Breakfast” in late January this year. Tracey’s insight on […]

Mistaken Identity: Ransomware, Facial Recognition, and Liz Wharton

Lawyer, cybersecurity, and privacy maven Liz Wharton regales us with tales of her hand-to-hand combat experience with the Atlanta ransomware of 2018 and then unfolds the current state of facial recognition in all its manifold splendor (and we didn’t even get to cover the security of drones, yet another of […]

Three Questions with SailPoint Chief People Officer Abby Payne

In late 2011, our Chief People Officer Abby Payne joined the SailPoint team. At that time, SailPoint had about 100 employees in six countries and was anticipating a phase of growth past true “startup mode.” Fast forward to today, SailPoint is now considered the leader in identity, with more than 1,200 employees in more than 25 countries and […]