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KuppingerCole offers clients a wide range of vendor-neutral reports, consulting options and events to provide companies and organizations with an understanding on what business really needs from IT.

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Congress

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2017

Dolce BallhausForum, Unterschleißheim, Munich

Webinar

You Thought Shadow IT Was Bad? Meet Your Company’s Shadow Administrators

Despite being over 20 years old, Secure Shell (SSH) is still one of the most commonly used methods for both network encryption and secure user authentication. Nearly every server from distributed platforms to mainframes and the majority of network devices include an SSH server as a standard component. Many workstations come equipped with an SSH client, making it one of the most widely available tools for IT professionals. In every organization, SSH is used daily to access remote systems, run automated processes or transfer data over the network. More

Executive View

Executive View: Ergon Airlock Suite - 72509

Ergon Informatik, a Swiss software vendor, delivers an integrated solution for Web Access Management, Identity Federation and Web Application Firewall capabilities that shows both breadth and depth in features. Furthermore, it comes with a good set of baseline identity lifecycle management functions, especially for external users.  More

Webcast (Deutsch)

Identity Relationship Management: Kommunikation und Kollaboration mit Partnern und Kunden sicher steuern

Mit der steigenden Nachfrage von Unternehmen nach engerer Kommunikation und Kollaboration mit externen Partnern und Kunden wächst auch der Bedarf an professionellem Web Access Management und Identity Federation. Geeignete Lösungen ermöglichen sichere Zugänge von und auf externe Systeme, auch aus der Cloud. Um die Vielzahl an Anforderungen für eine sichere Kommunikation und Kollaboration erweiterter und vernetzter Unternehmen nahezu lückenlos mit IT abzudecken und gleichzeitig agil zu bleiben, sind Standardinfrastrukturen notwendig. More

Leadership Seminar

Identity and Access Management Crash Course

Also, the IoT is becoming an increasingly important topic for IAM: Managing identities of things and relationships between people and things is challenging the traditional view on IAM, making it a central building block to make business processes secure, efficient and agile at the same time. In this crash course, we will go through technology, trends, organizational aspects, and the solution market in a condensed and intense way, dealing all aspects related to IAM. We will also look at latest developments and trends. The KuppingerCole IAM Crash Course is not limited to technology. It More

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Firewalls Are Not So Dead

Martin Kuppinger talks about firewalls and the fact that they are not really dead. [...]

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The Future of Identity & Access Management

Who will have access to what? In a complex world where everyone and everything – people, things and services - will be connected everywhere and anytime through a global cloud, IAM is going to remain one of the strongest means to protect enterprise security. Especially when firewalls as security perimeters are not sufficient any more. To take over the leading protection task, however, the IAM technology has to change fundamentally. Particularly with digital transformation of businesses, IAM moves into the center of operations. The mere defining of roles for individual access [...]

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