Digital Identities in the Internet of Things - Securely Manage Devices at Scale
- LANGUAGE: English DATE: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 TIME: 4:00pm CEST, 10:00am EDT, 7:00am PDT
The Internet of Things is disrupting all industries and use cases; from customer IoT, to Industrial IoT. Companies are forced to become more innovative with their products whilst their services are being, or will be, digitized. Top drivers of this digitization are eroding margins and changing customer behaviour, whereas new market disruptors face security challenges. The question now becomes: where do companies decide to focus their money and efforts, in order to capitalize on this disruption? Either on business optimization, by doing things better and more efficiently, or focusing on a business transformation, to move from CAPEX to OPEX.
Many IoT programs start with a limited number of devices that need to be managed, but this will grow significantly over the coming years. The sheer number of connected devices anticipated leads to enormous challenges in terms of managing and securing them.
Nevertheless, this is only one part of the challenge; there are also internal ones when looking at IoT initiatives. Such challenges include: security, cost, integration with existing infrastructure, and integration with existing business processes. Digital Identity Management can help companies tackle and solve those challenges in order to become a digital enterprise across business functions.
Join this KuppingerCole Webinar to learn more about:
- How Digital Identity Management can help to solve these challenges
- How the concept of Identity Management for the Internet of Things can be viewed
- How to enhance the customer experience as well as security and privacy at scale
- How digital Identity management can support either Customer IoT or Industrial IoT
In this webinar, KuppingerCole´s Principal Analyst Martin Kuppinger will introduce the concept of Identity Management for the Internet of Things.
Following Martin's opening talk, ForgeRock´s Gerhard Zehethofer will discuss how ForgeRock is now extending these capabilities into the areas of managed and unmanaged devices, enhancing the customer experience as well as security and privacy at scale for people, services, and things.
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ForgeRock®, (NYSE: FORG) is a global leader in digital identity that delivers modern and comprehensive identity and access management solutions for consumers, employees and things to simply and safely access the connected world. Using ForgeRock, more than 1300 global customer organizations orchestrate, manage, and secure the complete lifecycle of identities from dynamic access controls, governance, APIs, and storing authoritative data – consumable in any cloud or hybrid environment. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with offices around the world. For more information and free downloads, visit www.forgerock.com or follow ForgeRock on social media: Facebook ForgeRock | Twitter @ForgeRock | LinkedIn ForgeRock
Today’s IT environments blend applications and services from multiple public cloud networks, private clouds and on-prem networks, making it difficult to view and inventory assets deployed across complex hybrid networks, and keep track of the security risks. Organizations need to find a way to improve visibility, identify and prioritize risks, and maintain cyber resiliency.