Access Governance in a Cloudy Environment
- LANGUAGE: English DATE: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 TIME: 4:00pm CEST, 10:00am EDT, 7:00am PDT
Organizations are increasingly using the new technologies of smart devices, cloud computing and social media to connect with their customers, improve service and reduce costs. To successfully exploit these new technologies organizations need to understand and manage the risks that these bring.
It is often the case that organizations overlook ingraining security best practices while adopting Cloud. Building an effective access governance program specifically targeted at Cloud services is vital to prevent misuse, protect against targeted attacks and address compliance mandates. Gaining visibility into aspects of “who has access to sensitive data” and “who has privileged access” is critical as organizations remain responsible for managing access to Cloud services and the data it holds.
In this KuppingerCole Webinar, you will hear about:
- How new technologies and cloud services are changing the risk landscape
- Why access governance and intelligence is critical to manage these risks
- Strategies to secure data on collaboration platforms
- Best practices to enforce security policies and controls for infrastructure services (IaaS)
- Achieving regulatory compliance in financially significant applications (SaaS)
In the first part of this webinar, Mike Small, Fellow Analyst at KuppingerCole, will describe the changing risk landscape and how knowing who has access to what is a key requirement to managing risk. He will describe access governance in the context of cloud services and best practices to secure different types of cloud platforms.
In the second part, Amit Saha from Saviynt will describe their approach to Access Governance and Intelligence for cloud services and will explain how Saviynt offers an integrated platform to manage risks across data, applications and infrastructure.
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Saviynt’s cloud-built identity and access governance platform helps modern enterprises scale cloud initiatives and solve the toughest security and compliance challenges in record time. The company brings together identity governance (IGA), granular application access, cloud security, and privileged access to secure the entire business ecosystem and provide a frictionless user experience. The world’s largest brands trust Saviynt to accelerate digital transformation, empower distributed workforces, and meet continuous compliance, including BP, Western Digital, Mass Mutual, and Koch Industries. For more information, please visit saviynt.com.
As workers become more mobile and workloads move into the cloud, the traditional model of enforcing security at the network perimeter becomes ineffective. A Zero Trust model of strict access control for every user or device protects your organization from advanced security threats enabling you to stay connected, productive and secure.