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Our identity security journey: Transforming opportunity to impact

SailPoint has defined the modern identity security space. SailPoint’s first product allowed organizations to attest that access was correct, for compliance reasons. We soon added the ability to provision and deprovision access, which improved compliance but also boosted productivity. Five years ago, we began to invest in artificial intelligence—before it […]

What is the SailPoint Identity Hub?

We get it, identity security can be confusing. With so much information readily available, it’s hard to discern what information is accurate, and what information is trustworthy. That’s why we have created the Identity Hub.  SailPoint’s Identity Hub was created with one goal in mind: to deliver the go-to place […]

Ready, set, accelerate: Navigate 2023 agenda in Austin, TX, announced  

Navigate 2023 is just months away and the SailPoint crew is buzzing with excitement.   Kicking off in Austin, TX, on October 9, our annual conference will center on exploring the next frontier of identity security. What do we mean by that? Well, identity security is in a state of constant […]

Large language models: What’s under the hood? 

SailPoint is always looking for new technologies that can help us improve our products and better serve our customers. One area that has gained significant traction in recent years—and has been attracting mainstream attention in recent months—is Large Language Models (LLMs). In this blog, we’ll delve into LLMs: defining them, […]

SailPoint’s Sail-U: The ultimate crash course for young professionals

It’s a Thursday afternoon, and crew members across SailPoint are shuffling in – virtually and at our Austin, Texas, headquarters – for an event three weeks in the making. The team is getting ready to watch a cohort of new SailPoint crew members deliver their “Project Innovation” pitches – the […]

How identity security can be a business accelerator

In a previous blog, I talked about a couple of “forcing functions” that dramatically increased the relevance and criticality of identity security in securing the modern enterprise. The most obvious was the pandemic and in short succession, the significant acceleration in a trend that we saw percolating within the enterprise […]

How to simplify healthcare access for non-employees

Today, healthcare organizations manage a wide range of identities beyond employees. Contractors, affiliate physicians, travel nurses, flex nurses, and medical students make up a large percentage of their workforce and manually reviewing and granting access can be error-prone and extremely time-consuming. However, automating secure access and simplifying onboarding can bring […]

How to mitigate risk with access to ensure secure identities

Like many things in life, modern identity security solutions are a delicate balance — providing fast, secure, and convenient access to resources for those who need them while ensuring the highest level of security so they can move with speed, agility, and minimal risk.  To help organizations achieve this balance […]

How to get ahead with identity security in a SLED agency

Pop quiz: what industries aren’t being attacked by bad actors?  Answer: none.  But state, local, education (SLED) agencies are especially under attack due to expanding hybrid workforces, high-risk excess entitlements, manual processes, and staffing shortages. Agencies need to efficiently control access to all applications, systems, and sensitive citizen data.  But […]

Class is in session: Identity security 101

Providing fast, accurate access to digital resources for those who need it is essential for organizations to secure their business and gain a competitive edge. Yet enterprises are facing unprecedented security challenges with more sophisticated cyber threats and growing privacy regulations.  To help organizations on their identity journey, SailPoint recently […]