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Take Part in the Identity Revolution with SailPoint at CIS

The modern identity revolution continues next week as SailPoint joins forces with Ping Identity at their annual Cloud Identity Summit. SailPoint is returning as a Barista sponsor in sunny Monterey, California. What is the identity revolution? You’re probably living it day-to-day. Today’s IT infrastructures are changing on an ongoing basis. […]

5 Years in a Row: SailPoint a Best Place to Work!

The annual Austin Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” awards were recently announced and, once again, SailPoint ranked among the best companies to work for in Austin. I’m particularly proud of this award because it’s based solely on employee sentiment, and it validates our belief that we’ve created an environment […]

Spirit AeroSystems Chooses SailPoint to Streamline User Provisioning and Identity Management

Spirit AeroSystems is one of the largest designers and manufacturers of aerostructures in the world. Based in Wichita, KS, the company designs structures for commercial, military and business/regional jets. With more than 80 years of experience to draw on, Spirit AeroSystems serves such high-profile customers as Boeing and Airbus. The […]

Rockwell Automation Achieves Significant Savings with SailPoint IdentityIQ

Rockwell Automation faced a looming identity problem. Their legacy system, Sun’s IDM solution, was scheduled to sunset in 2014, so the company had to make a change. Rather than simply replacing one system with something newer, however, Rockwell wanted to get its identity and access management (IAM) program right once […]

Set Your Course for Today, Tomorrow and Beyond with SailPoint

The seas of IT are rough. You need an IAM provider who can help you set your IAM course success for today, tomorrow and beyond. With SailPoint, your organization can more effectively manage user access to applications from the datacenter to the cloud and be ready for the seas of […]

AXA Belgium Empowers Business with Next-Generation IAM

AXA is one of the largest insurance companies in the world, with a presence in 56 countries and with 102 million customers worldwide. A few years ago, AXA decided that they needed to move beyond silo’ed access controls to the unified process offered by IAM systems. “We needed to get […]

Feet on the Street: KuppingerCole EIC: Beyond the 5 Tenets of IAM

I’m just back from Munich and the KuppingerCole European Identity & Cloud Conference (EIC-14) – my 7th year at the event. I always enjoy opportunities to meet with our local partners, customers and prospects, and EIC was an awesome place to discuss the future of IAM and the impact of […]

The 5 Critical Tenets of Identity Management

I consider being the CTO at SailPoint the best job in the world! Everyday I get to meet and work with super smart people, who like me, have a passion for identity management. Given my role as CTO, I get to discuss many varied topics with any given client, prospect, […]

Data Governance: What You Can’t See Can Hurt You

At the SailPoint Navigate ’14 conference, Paul Trulove, SailPoint’s VP of product marketing, discussed the rapidly evolving data governance issues that organizations are facing today. “Ten or twenty years ago, data governance, especially over unstructured data, was straightforward,” Trulove said. “Unstructured data meant files in a file cabinet, and it […]

Securing Executive Buy-in for IAM According to Kuppinger Cole’s Dave Kearns

Security teams know how important IAM is, but that doesn’t mean it’ll be easy to get buy-in from senior management, especially when IAM solutions often come with six-figure price tags (or more). “The technology is easy,” said Dave Kearns, senior analyst for KuppingerCole. “It’s the people who are hard.” Kearns […]