• 21 Nov 2017

    Join Our Session on Tuesday at Gartner IAM Summit. Identity Is "The Force" Behind Sky's Digital Transformation

    At Sky , identity sits at the heart of our digital workplace. We’ve positioned it as one of the key drivers for our digital transformation. As you can hear in our session at the Gartner IAM Summit in Las Vegas, this effort is not our first investment in Identity, we had existing ‘legacy debt’ with a number of tactical IAM solutions that didn’t deliver to their full potential. Because of this...
    • 7 Nov 2017

    Global survey reveals privileged account management is living in the Stone Age

    Primitive practices leave organizations’ critical assets vulnerable to attacks Too often, organizations take an approach to protecting their critical assets, such as customer data and intellectual property, that is — in a word — primitive. Many organizations around the world are still in the Stone Age when it comes to privileged account management (PAM) and rely on antiquated tools – such as...
    • 6 Nov 2017

    My Favorite Part of the Gartner IAM Summit

    Each year, we (One Identity) participate in the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit . Of course we do, we’re an IAM vendor and would be foolish to skip this event. I love the valuable sessions and insight from Gartner, the interaction with other IAM vendors and many of our customers that stop by our booth, and of course I enjoy the hospitality suites that always promise good food and drink along with some...
    • 6 Nov 2017

    One down, many, many more to go

    Last month, One Identity held its first One Identity UNITE conference in Newport Beach, California. Well, it was the first event that was actually branded UNITE. We’ve been having Customer Advisory Board (CAB) meetings, partner events and customer events for some time. But each has become important and large enough to consolidate into a single event that we have branded UNITE for its ability to bring together customers...
    • 17 Oct 2017

    The Gladys Kravitz Problem With IAM

    AKA: who’s snooping at your most sensitive data Remember Gladys Kravitz from the old Bewitched TV show ? Unless you are old like me, you may not. Suffice it to say she is the epitome of the nosy neighbor –always snooping into other pe...
    • 6 Oct 2017

    One Identity UNITE Partner Conference in Malta to Provide Engaging and Rewarding Experience

    In recent years, Malta has been a setting for many movies and TV series – the landscape and scenery providing a superb back-drop for many tales. One recent TV series that has filmed in Malta is the Game of Thrones. In our industry, we are living a real-life Game of Thrones – the “Game of Threats”. Every day we see new instances of threats impacting our customers – whether it be the latest...
    • 6 Oct 2017

    Winter is coming! But in Malta in November it still feels like summer!

    As we prepare for the One Identity UNITE EMEA Partner Conference on the beautiful island of Malta in southern Europe, we also celebrate One Identity’s successful first year as an independent company. To demonstrate that success and how we are preparing for an even more successful future we have arranged an agenda packed with information from across our business. Plus, we have scheduled key stakeholders to speak...
    • 28 Sep 2017

    And the survey says….”Good ol’ Fashioned IAM is Just Too Risky!”

    We’ve all been there – you’ve been doing something the same way for years and it seems to be going well. You’re in a groove and everything happens like clockwork. You know exactly what you’re doing and the results...
    • 25 Sep 2017

    ISO/IEC 27001 From an Auditor's Perspective

    For many organizations, compliance with data security standards doesn't seem to be getting easier. IT security compliance efforts are forever competing with projects that may or may not address information security threats, operational vulnerabi...
    • 18 Sep 2017

    Ensuring Compliance With HIPAA Security Rule Requirements

    The user, group and role-based management features of certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems is not enough to ensure compliance with HIPAA Security Rule requirements. Other systems need to be considered, such as media storing and access to...
    • 13 Sep 2017

    Get Smarter About Risk With Identity Analytics and Join Our Randy Franklin Smith Webinar on September 19th!

    I have worked in the identity and access governance field for a while now. And while every customer is different and has different drivers in an absolute sense, just able all of the IAG projects I have had the privilege to work on can be broadly classified into one of three phases. This is not a terribly complex taxonomy, but useful for a quick analysis. The first phase is the “stop-the-bleeding” phase....
    • 8 Sep 2017

    How to Achieve HIPAA Security Compliance

    For many organizations, compliance with data security standards doesn’t seem to be getting easier. Compliance efforts are forever competing with projects to address ever-pressing information security threats, operational vulnerabilities and da...
    • 28 Aug 2017

    Enhancing the Management and Security of Hybrid Active Directory

    The advent of hybrid Active Directory (AD) environments has presented several challenges that simply didn’t exist in the on-prem only world. Namely this new dual-deployment reality means: Unified identity administration is impossible with nat...
    • 24 Aug 2017

    Are your corporate Facebook and Twitter accounts protected from hackers?

    When we think of privileged or shared accounts, Facebook and Twitter don’t typically come to mind. However, as several organizations in the entertainment industry learned last week, those accounts are very much at risk and when compromised can be detrimental. The hacking group OurMine temporarily hacked into the Twitter and Facebook accounts of a couple of entertainment industry giants and posted messages on their...
    • 14 Aug 2017

    Identity Analytics Isn't Your Father's IAM Solution

    I’m quite pleased today to announce the latest innovation from the bright minds here are One Identity. Today we announced One Identity Starling Identity Analytics & Risk Intelligence . While the name is big, so is the value we expect our customers to get from this new product. So what is Starling Identity Analytics & Risk Intelligence? Let’s start with the definition of identity analytics . “Identity...
    • 14 Aug 2017

    The launch of starling identity analytics and risk intelligence

    First a quick congratulations to all the teams involved with the official launch of Starling Identity Analytics and Risk Intelligence! It was a total team effort across the business. We're excited but realize the official launch is just a starting place to some of the exciting and expanding features we have planned. Let's highlight the major changes with this roll-out. First you'll notice that Identity Analytics...
    • 11 Aug 2017

    One Identity UNITE Conferences – Don’t Miss Yours

    In the coming weeks, you will undoubtedly hear more from us about One Identity UNITE. UNITE is the new name for our growing series of events that bring together our user and partner communities to learn, collaborate and have fun. We will debut the UNITE name this fall in lovely Newport Beach, Calif., October 2–5. We’re also debuting this cool hashtag: #OneIdentityUNITE @ The User Conference The user conference...
    • 1 Aug 2017

    The One Identity Team Proudly Presents – One Identity Safeguard!

    Safeguard is our newest entrant into the world of privileged access management. It ships today and is available globally and in as many as 11 different languages. You can learn more about the product on our website . So how does one of the largest pure play IAM vendors actually create a ground-shaking new product in the age of incremental version updates? It’s quite a story and it starts with a diet coke, a vodka...
    • 25 Jul 2017

    Commercial Vehicle Group drives compliance and safeguards data

    (Please visit the site to view this video) Commercial Vehicle Group cuts user access reviews from months to weeks and achieves regulatory compliance with automated identity and access management. For Commercial Vehicle Group, effective monitoring of IT user access is absolutely critical. The company, which supplies products and systems for commercial vehicles and heavy-duty trucks across the globe, must ensure that...
    • 18 Jul 2017

    Another Organization Gets IAM Right!

    Here at One Identity, we like to highlight organizations that figure it out and finally get IAM right. There are so many that struggle to achieve the security, automation, and transformation that IAM can deliver, that when someone pulls it off, we like to celebrate. One such organization is Howard County, Maryland . Howard County was struggling to get its arms around a complex and evolving Active Directory environment...
    • 14 Jul 2017

    Starling Identity Analytics and Risk Intelligence and High Risk Accounts

    New functionality is available in this roll out. The High Risk Account views were updated to include the new layout and filtering. The Risk Profile view also was added. You can see this view by navigating to the high risk account page, and then selecting an individual high account. The Risk Profile highlights several new interesting facts about the account and can be considered a "place to form an opinion" of...
    • 14 Jul 2017

    Starling Identity Analytics release recap

    For the June 21st rollout there was no net-new functionality introduced in the production environment. There were a number of bug fixes and back-end scalability changes that rolled into Prod. New functionality was rolled into pre-prod environments in preparation for the rollout on July 5th
    • 14 Jul 2017

    Protecting the Connected Home

    The connected home is conceived to improve our lifestyles and provide convenience. Along with that, we demand ease-of-use and something that we can plug-in and use. Welcome to the Internet of Things (IoT). Currently, there are no enforced security s...
    • 13 Jul 2017

    Latest Update for Starling

    The latest updates are in preparation for the upcoming August 16th launch of identity analytics and risk intelligence. Identity Analytics will be moving out of preview mode shortly. After the change the product will move into a release state. A 30 day Trial will replace the previous preview option. Other than the above change all the rest of the updates will not be noticeable. The framework for the business verification...
    • 27 Jun 2017

    Overcoming the Political Challenges of IAM for SAP-Centric Organizations to Create the Perfect World

    Striking a balance between security and business enablement is a constant challenge for any organization. Even for seemingly well-adjusted businesses, this search for the perfect world can be fraught with misunderstandings, miscommunication and political intrigue. And for SAP-centric organizations, the politics can get downright nasty. On the one hand, you have the SAP team tasked with ensuring that the critical platform...