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6 Leaders in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass: Cloud-Based MFA

Late last month, international analyst firm KuppingerCole released the latest iteration of its Leadership Compass report for Cloud-Based MFA Solutions . In its 2018 Leadership Compass for Cloud-Based MFA Solutions, Leader Analyst and Managing Director John Tolbert evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the 12 products they consider the most significant in the market. The KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Cloud-Based MFA Solutions bases its evaluations on their products’ innovativeness, market position, and financial strength. The analysts also incorporate...

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Auth0 Announces Growth in DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland)

Auth0 , a global leader in Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS), today announced the company’s growth in the DACH region (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland). Nearly 30 enterprise companies in DACH are already using Auth0’s Universal Identity Platform to modernize their identity management and achieve compliance with data protection laws. DACH companies are trending toward the cloud, according to Martin Kuppinger, founder and principal analyst at KuppingerCole: “We are seeing a strong increase in demand for Identity API platforms that partners, customers, and consumers can...

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European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

Come to the place where the Digital Transformation is happening. The European Identity & Cloud Conference, held from May 14-17, 2019, offers a mixture of best practice discussions, visionary presentations, and networking opportunities with a future-oriented community. More than 800 thought leaders, leading vendors, analysts, visionaries, executives, and end-users get together in Munich to be inspired by a list of world-class speakers. With five parallel tracks, more than 200 international speakers and experts, many Best Practice presentations and 120 hours of relevant content,...

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Cloud Database Security—What Is There to Know?

Here are some interesting facts that we’ve recently uncovered about cloud database security in the Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report 2019 : 73 percent of respondents feel the public cloud is more secure than what they can deliver in their own data center and are moving to the cloud 71 percent of organizations indicated that a majority of this cloud data is sensitive—up from 50% last year 30% cited the inability of existing network security controls to provide visibility into cloud-resident server workloads as a cloud security challenge 92% of organizations...

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KuppingerCole Names ForgeRock Most Innovative in Access Management and Federation Leadership Compass

ForgeRock®, the leading platform provider of digital identity management solutions, announced today it achieved an Overall Leadership position in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Access Management and Federation. This follows ForgeRock’s impressive showing in KuppingerCole’s Leadership Compass for Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) platforms. As the only IAM provider to support multi-cloud deployments of millions of identities by leveraging Kubernetes, ForgeRock demonstrates visionary leadership in the Identity and Access Management market. The...

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RSA 2019 Sessions You Should Have on Your Calendar

It’s not exactly “crunch time” yet, but we’re getting there. Three weeks from today tens of thousands of cybersecurity professionals will swarm into San Francisco and the Moscone Center for the 2019 RSA Conference. I already told you that if you are attending RSA 2019 , you should plan ahead to make sure you get the most out of the event. Now I am going to give you guidance on specific sessions I think you should attend if you want to get the most out of the conference. Vendor parties and collecting swag are both perfectly valid things to do, but the parties...

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Ping Identity Named Market Leader in Latest KuppingerCole Report

Ping Identity, the leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced it has been named an overall leader in the latest “KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for CIAM Platforms” report. According to the research, customer identity and access management (CIAM) “has emerged in the last few years to meet evolving business requirements. Many businesses and public sector organisations are finding that they must provide better digital experiences for and gather more information about the consumers who are using their services.” Effective CIAM may go beyond traditional...

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KuppingerCole Names Ping a Leader in Customer IAM--Three Years Running

Customer experience is a top differentiator for today’s digital businesses, so it’s no surprise that customer identity and access management (CIAM) is one of the fastest-growing areas in the identity space. CIAM is rapidly evolving to meet the challenges of creating secure user experiences that are consistent across all channels, as well as providing business benefits such as enhanced compliance with regulations like GDPR and PSD2 .   For that past three years, KuppingerCole has been tracking the growth and advancement in this space with its annual Leadership...

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Identity Leader LoginRadius Accelerates Growth with New Toronto Office

LoginRadius Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based customer identity and access management (CIAM) solutions, just opened the doors to their new Toronto office. The move is aimed at better serving clients in eastern North America and globally, as well as supporting the company’s plans for expansion in these territories. “With increasing cybersecurity threats and the need to deliver a modern customer experience, the demand for a cloud-based customer identity platform is growing,” said Rakesh Soni, CEO and Cofounder of LoginRadius. “To keep up with that...

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PATECCO Takes Part in European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019 as a Gold Sponsor

The German IAM company PATECCO will be a Gold Sponsor, for a second time, at European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019 . The event is organised by the analyst comany – Kuppingercole – and will take place from May 13-17, 2019, at INFINITY Ballhaus Forum Munich, Germany. EIC 2019 is known as Europe’s leading event for Identity and Access Management (IAM), Customer Identity and Access Management, and Cloud Security. Its audience includes hundreds of end users, executives, worldwide leading vendors, thought leaders, principal analysts and international top-speakers....

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Ping Identity Named Market Leader in Latest KuppingerCole Customer Identity and Access Management Report

Ping Identity , the leader in Identity Defined Security, announced it has been named an overall leader in the latest “KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for CIAM Platforms” report . According to the research, customer identity and access management (CIAM) “has emerged in the last few years to meet evolving business requirements. Many businesses and public sector organizations are finding that they must provide better digital experiences for and gather more information about the consumers who are using their services.” Effective CIAM may go beyond traditional...

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Microsoft : gains strong customer, analyst momentum in cloud access security brokers market

After a strong year of product updates and innovations, we're excited to so see that Microsoft jumped into the Challenger position in Gartner's 2018 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) and solidified its leadership position in KuppingerCole's 2018 Leadership Compass in the same product category, backed by strong customer adoption rates. CASBs give organizations the ability to securely embrace the possibilities of their cloud apps and services and they can be crucial in driving a successful cloud security strategy. While the market for CASB is still relatively...

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8 API Trends for 2019

Here are 8 API trends to watch in 2019. We identified the following ways for companies to grow and scale healthy API programs. How are companies leveraging APIs to deliver results? 1. End-to-end experience Consider the APIs your organization built to serve employees, customers, and partners. Are the APIs available in your organization to cover business and technical scenarios to deliver a seamless experience for each touch point? How compelling is the experience for your internal and external customers to keep returning? Senior .NET developer, James Hickey , explains...

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LoginRadius Named Global CIAM Leader by Identity Research Firm KuppingerCole

LoginRadius, an identity company that empowers businesses to provide secure, delightful experiences for customers, announced today that it has been acknowledged as an Overall Leader in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for CIAM platforms. In addition, LoginRadius was recognized in the areas of Market, Product, and Innovation Leadership. KuppingerCole is a leading global research firm specializing in information security, identity and access management (IAM), and digital transformation. “KuppingerCole’s report further validates the leadership position of...

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5 Countries with GDPR-like Data Privacy Laws

GDPR wasn't the beginning and it certainly won't be the end. Strict data privacy legislation is appearing in more and more economies across the globe, meaning the list of “GDPR-free” havens is growing shorter by the day. CISOs and other data security executives at globally operating organizations will have no choice but to adopt a cross-regulatory compliance strategy in order to keep up. That is why Martin Kuppinger, Principal Analyst at KuppingerCole, lists cross-regulatory compliance among his  top 5 topics for CISOs in 2019 . Cross-regulatory...

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Microsoft gains strong customer and analyst momentum in the Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) market

After a strong year of product updates and innovations, we’re excited to so see that Microsoft jumped into the Challenger position in Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) and solidified its leadership position in KuppingerCole’s 2018 Leadership Compass in the same product category, backed by strong customer adoption rates. CASBs give organizations the ability to securely embrace the possibilities of their cloud apps and services and they can be crucial in driving a successful cloud security strategy. While the market for CASB is...

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KuppingerCole: iWelcome for 3rd time Global CIAM Technology Leader

iWelcome, the first and still most mature IAM as-a-Service provider with European roots, announces that for the 3rd year in a row, it has been recognised 'Product Leader', 'Innovation Leader' and 'Technology Leader' in the Global Consumer Identity & Access Management (CIAM) category by KuppingerCole analysts in their Leadership Compass for CIAM Platforms.  Lead Analyst at KuppingerCole, John Tolbert, emphasises iWelcome’s flexible customer registration processes, strong security features and excellent support for GDPR with granular consent management . Tolbert:...

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The (Re-)Emergence of Zero Trust

As we enter 2019, we’re still facing massive cyber-attacks that expose the sensitive data of millions of people and impact businesses both from a reputational and material perspective. To address these challenges, the use of a Zero Trust model has returned to the spotlight after more and more analyst firms provided their stamp of approval. Contributing to the momentum, early adopters like Google have published Zero Trust success stories, detailing the benefits it has provided when it comes to minimizing their cyber risk exposure.  The Zero Trust model, first introduced...

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European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

Come to the place where the Digital Transformation is happening. The European Identity & Cloud Conference, held from May 14-17, 2019, offers a mixture of best practice discussions, visionary presentations, and networking opportunities with a future-oriented community. More than 800 thought leaders, leading vendors, analysts, visionaries, executives, and end-users get together in Munich to be inspired by a list of world-class speakers. With five parallel tracks, more than 200 international speakers and experts, many Best Practice presentations and 120 hours of relevant...

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The Best Cloud Security Conferences to Attend in 2019

Securing any cloud infrastructure is a big job. You need to be constantly up to date on skills, tools, and technology, as well as the vulnerabilities and threats that crop up continuously. When it comes to security, becoming stagnant is not an option. A good cloud security professional only remains on top by keeping up with the latest cloud security trends, emerging threats, and best practices. That’s where cloud security conferences come in, bringing together top experts, cloud security thought leaders, and industry professionals to share tips, tricks, and the latest tactics...

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Who Goes There? The Art of Digital Identity and Access Management

It may be the most fundamental of all existential questions: Who am I? In the physical world, the answer varies given the multiple roles we play in our family, professional and social lives. In the digital world, we often create our own digital identity and shape it with the choices we make online. And that’s a big cybersecurity problem. Identity and access management (IAM) isn’t just an element of security; it’s at the very core of it. The goal of any security solution is to empower defenders and keep attackers out — or at least to detect threats and limit...

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