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June 18th Webinar: Access Management for Cloud, Web and Mobile

If you’re struggling to manage convenient access to web, cloud and mobile applications for your internal and external users while maintaining compliance, secure access to data, you won’t want to miss this live webinar we are hosting next week, Tuesday, June 18th. You’ll learn how a next-generation access management solution […]

The Austin Business Journal Named SailPoint a Best Place to Work!

This was SailPoint’s fourth year in a row to be recognized as a best place to work based on employee sentiment. Being amongst a list of young, fresh-faced start-ups, in a city that is consistently on lists such as “America’s Coolest Cities” and “Best Cities for Finding Employment,” SailPoint has […]

Delivering “Anytime, Anywhere” Access Management with Visibility and Control

Providing convenient online access to business applications is critical to keep end users productive and happy. It sounds simple, but with the advent of cloud and mobile computing, access management has become a lot more complicated. Employees increasingly use their own devices and personal cloud applications for daily tasks, alongside […]

Join SailPoint at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit Next Week!

Monday marks the start of the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in National Harbor, MD, right outside of Washington, DC. Join SailPoint and 1,600 of the industry’s top IT security and risk management executives from across the country to tackle real world problems such as identity and access management, […]

The Right Way to Implement Risk Management: Mapping Compliance to Security Practices

Does addressing risk-based security decisions for your organization mean that you are also compliant in the eyes of the auditors? This is a general question Ericka Chickowski addresses in her recent article for Dark Reading – “Mapping Compliance Proof To Risk-Based Controls.” It is a compelling article that addresses a […]

Like it or Not, BYOD is Here to Stay

Embrace BYOD or get left behind. That’s the reality that many companies now face, as the surge in the “bring-your-own-device” (BYOD) trend blurs the lines between personal and professional. Employees can now access applications and data from any device, at any time, from anywhere – a phenomenon that is gaining […]

Navigated a Success!

Earlier this month, the SailPoint crew had the pleasure of spending quality time with more than 200 customers and partners from around the globe – with several traveling from as far away as Australia, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia and South Africa – at our inaugural customer conference, Navigate ’13.   […]

How Providence Health Built Its Next Generation IAM

If your hospital emergency room is in beautiful downtown Burbank, California, chances are you are going to have some pretty well-known people walk in from the various movie and TV studios that populate the town. And, if you are the System Director of Enterprise Security for the company that owns […]

Selecting the Right SSO Product

I got to see the AccessIQ single sign-on (SSO) product this week at SailPoint’s Navigate conference. When I did my review for Network World last fall, it wasn’t available yet. Too bad, because it would have scored highly given the criteria that I used for the review. The notion of […]

How to Sell Identity Management to Your Executives and End Users at the Same Time

As readers of this blog well know, selling Identity Management solutions internally is not always a slam-dunk, and with six-plus figure price tags, these sales take time to win both upper management and then users in the trenches. Part of the trick is being able to sell up and down […]