Multi-Factor Authentication and the Identity and Access Management Capability Maturity Model, Part One

By now, we should all be aware of the inadequacies of passwords. Breach after breach, it's been made painfully clear that single-factor authentication is not enough. In fact, according to the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Report, over 80% of hacking related breaches are due to weak or stolen passwords.

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How Harmony Public Schools Transformed Their Student Experience with Secure, Single Sign-On

At Harmony Public Schools (HPS), technology fills every aspect of the Texas-based network of public charter schools’ academic and operational environments. Over the past decade, HPS has tremendously expanded their technology use.

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Mergers & Acquisitions: Immediately Step Up Security with Identity and Access Management

With mergers and acquisitions (M&A) on the rise, it’s likely that your company has either experienced an M&A already or will at some point. And you're also likely aware of the herculean effort that’s required of IT staff. Suddenly, IT is knee deep in integration efforts, such as onboarding acquired employees, consolidating domains, and integrating technology stacks. Let’s face it, cybersecurity is rarely the top priority.

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CoSN 2019 Recap: Why School Districts Need More than Just Single Sign-On

Last month, Identity Automation’s top K12 education experts traveled to Portland, Oregon for the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) 2019 Annual Conference. CoSN, a member-based association and advocacy group, spotlights emerging technologies to K12 EdTech leaders.

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Federated Identity Management: A Logical First Step in the IAM Maturity Model

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a complex discipline that encompasses a number of distinct tenants, such as multi-factor authentication (MFA), single sign-on (SSO), and identity lifecycle management (ILM). When it comes to IAM, organizations have widely varying levels of maturity. While some have full-featured, modern IAM solutions in place, others are just making the move to cloud- or SaaS-based applications and are still manually creating users and passwords.

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Mergers & Acquisitions: Why Successful Technology Integration Starts with the Right IAM Solution

As an IT professional, you know that an M&A comes with responsibility and expectations for your team. After the deal closes and the celebration is over, you and your team are just getting started. IT plays a huge role in the merging of two companies, and with the amount of time and money that goes into an M&A, your executive team expects a successful integration.

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A Look Back at Q1: Announcing Record Growth and Executive Team Expansion

I’m pleased to share our latest press release announcing record advances in the first quarter of 2019 as part of our Identity Automation 2.0 growth strategy, a targeted initiative to scale the business with increased focus on execution.

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Mergers & Acquisitions: Managing Identities Across Multiple Domains

The mergers & acquisitions (M&A) market is red hot, and there is a good chance your company will be involved in an M&A at some point in your career. The work that it takes to pull off a successful M&A, however, can be staggering, and 70-90 percent end up being considered abysmal failures.

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Mergers & Acquisitions: How IAM Solutions Make Day One Access a Reality

So your company is buying a company….

This is undoubtedly a huge step forward for your organization and a reason for celebration, but if you’re part of the IT department, you might be more focused on the long list of important tasks to be done immediately after the contract is signed.

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Identity Automation and Adnet Announce Strategic Partnership

Strategic Alignment Poised to Deliver Comprehensive Identity and Access Management Platform to Oceania Region

Sydney, Australia, January 28, 2019 ⎯ Identity Automation, leading provider of Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions, and Adnet Technology Australia, IT procurement and services delivery provider within the Oceanic region, today announced their strategic partnership to support organizations in the Oceania region.

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