Regaining Control With IGA Solutions
- LANGUAGE: English DATE: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 TIME: 4:00pm CEST, 10:00am EDT, 7:00am PDT
Role management remains a pivotal challenge in many companies. Regulations (such as BAIT and VAIT in Germany) require companies not only to implement an IGA solution (Identity Governance & Administration), but also a uniform authorization concept and its regular review, including the assignment of access rights to the individual authorized persons.
Companies that are confronted with this challenge for the first time, must start with an initial consolidation. This can lead to complex projects with multi-year initiatives to define business roles and cumbersome access verification (recertification) processes that annoy business users. Many organizations are struggling with the complexity of existing role models, while their infrastructure is continuously changing towards "hybrid" and regulatory requirements are increasing.
This calls for modern approaches that focus on efficient and lean methods, meet regulatory requirements and work for business users. The current status of all systems in the entire IT landscape must be homogenized and correlated so that gaps can be identified, SoD controls can be specified and enforced, reports produced, and efficient recertification can be made possible.
In this webinar we will discuss:
- Authorization management, roles and IGA for your organization: What is necessary and what can it look like in practice?
- The challenges and benefits of access governance in real life.
- Lean, efficient and intelligent approaches for modeling and adapting existing and redesigned authorization concepts.
In the first part, Matthias Reinwarth, Director Practice IAM and Senior Analyst at KuppingerCole, will review the current state of IGA and in particular access governance.
In the second part, Nexis GmbH CEO Dr. Ludwig Fuchs will talk about tool support during role and entitlement maintenance and governance with a dedicated focus on integrating business expert know-how.
The Nexis GmbH is a German Identity and Role Analytics company, offering the product "Nexis Controle" as well as professional consulting services for IAG. Nexis Controle is the leading solution for access analysis, business role modeling and entitlement governance. It is used by medium- and large-sized companies in various industry sectors for access analytics, recertification campaigns, SoD policy checks, and automated maintenance of static- and rule-based entitlements. Nexis Controle attaches particular importance to the simple and comprehensible presentation of entitlement information for non-IT departments. The product can either complement an existing identity management system or can be operated as a stand-alone solution
The purpose of an identity management system is to support access control to an organization’s sensitive systems and protected resources. Contemporary access control has progressed from static entitlements, still used in many organisations. Not only manual interventions are necessary to change roles, also provisioning, reconciliation, recertification and auditing are laborious tasks, which complicate each business process.
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