Analyst details

Matthias Reinwarth Senior Analyst

Kaiserslautern / Germany

Experience:
25 years in IT
At KuppingerCole since 2014

Email    @mreinwarth    Profile   

Roles & Responsibilities at KuppingerCole:

Matthias Reinwarth is a Senior Analyst at KuppingerCole focusing on Identity and Access Management, governance and compliance.

Background & Education:

Matthias has consulted in the Identity Management sector since  1993. Based on a combined education in economics and IT, Matthias developed a strong background in Identity and Access Management including Identity and Access governance and compliance.

He has co-authored the first German book on directory services in 1999.

  

Areas of coverage:

  • IAM (Identity & Access Management)
  • Identity & Access governance and compliance
  • Role based entitlement models

Professional experience:

Matthias has acquired practical experiences as an IAM consultant for more than 20 years. He has been successfully working in assignments across various sectors including media, government, financial, telecommunications, logistics and industry (e.g. chemistry and pharmaceutics). His areas of expertise cover all major aspects of IAM including technology and infrastructure, data and entitlement modeling as well as IAM processes and governance.

Recent blog posts

Blog

GDPR and Customer Data - Eyes on the Stars and Feet on the Ground

Big data analytics is getting more and more powerful and affordable at the same time. Probably the most important data within any organisation is knowledge of and insight into its customer's profiles. Many specialized vendors target these organisations. And it is obvious: The identification…

Blog

KYC is a must, not only for compliance reasons, but what about KYE?

Providing a corporate IT infrastructure is a strategic challenge. Delivering all services needed and fulfilling all requirements raised by all stakeholders for sure is one side of the medal. Understanding which services customers and all users in general are using and what they are doing…

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GDPR and the post-Brexit UK

The Brexit-Leave-Vote will have substantial influences on the economy inside and outside of the UK. But the impact will be even higher on UK-based, but also on EU-based and even non-EU based organisations, potentially posing a major threat when it comes to various aspects of business.…

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Managing the customer journey

Every one of us, whether a security professional or not, is also a part-time online customer or a subscriber of digital services. Providing personal information to a service organisation, to a social media platform or a retailer is a deliberate act. This will be even more the case with the…

Blog

GDPR now!

The news is already getting quieter around the GDPR, the general data protection regulation as issued by the European Union. Several weeks ago it has been discussed in detail in many articles, and background information has been provided by many sources, including lawyers and security…

Blog

Challenges of large-scale IAM environments

Long before analysts, vendors or journalists were coining terms like Digitalization, Identity Relationship Management or Customer IAM, several industries were already confronted with large-scale Identity and Access management (IAM) environments. Due to the character of their businesses they…


Recent research documents

Whitepaper

Whitepaper: VMWare: Unified management and control of the digital workspace - 70286

Identity Management, Endpoint Security , Mobile  Device Management and Access  Management are typically considered to be isolated discipline s . This  can make  administration and governance in these areas complex.  Having a  holistic approach  for the…

Executive View

Executive View: TechDemocracy CRS&G Cyber Risk Governance Services Framework - 72536

Achieving risk governance and resilience, while ensuring protection from Cyber risks by creating a standards-based process framework focusing on a risk based approach and implemented using a complementary software platform.

Advisory Note

Advisory Note: Enterprise Role Management - 70285

Role-based access control (RBAC) has become an important part of Access Management and Access Governance. However, defining, implementing and maintaining an enterprise role model remains a substantial task and many projects fail. This document describes best practice approaches towards the…

Advisory Note

Advisory Note: Sustainable Infrastructures through IT Compliance - 72025

Well-designed, state-of-the-art compliance programs help in maintaining an adequate IT architecture and its underlying processes. Forward-thinking organisations understand compliance as a strategic and future-oriented business objective, and embed IT Compliance and security into their…

Executive View

Executive View: AdNovum Nevis Security Suite - 71094

A solution for managing secure access to corporate resources and protected assets. Strong authentication, a broad spectrum of access management methods, sustainable maintenance processes of identities and authorization data form the basis for secure and auditable user access to applications.


Recent webcasts

Webcast

Rollenmanagement erfolgreich etablieren sowie sicher und effizient betreiben

Das Management des sicheren Zugangs zu Ressourcen innerhalb einer Organisation ist eine der zentralen Aufgaben im Bereich des Identity und Access Managements. Die Aufgliederung existierender organisatorischer Komplexität durch deren Abbildung in handhabbare Rollen ist eine…

Webcast

Creating Secure and Unified Next Generation Workspaces

Identity Management, Endpoint Security, Mobile Device Management and Access Management, are still considered to be isolated disciplines. This can make administration and governance in these areas complex. Having a holistic approach to the administration and supervision of all types of…

Webcast

Personal data breach and the GDPR – Prevention, Detection and Notification

The general data protection regulation (GDPR) as issued by the European Union will be a major challenge for literally any organisation doing business in Europe. All systems dealing with data subject to data protection legislation (i.e. PII = personally identifiable information) will need to…

Webcast

Sicherheit in den operativen Systemen der Industrie 4.0

Unter dem Begriff Operational Technology werden die Technologien zusammengefasst, die die Transformation von Waren und Dienstleistungen betreffen, etwa in produzierenden Unternehmen oder bei Energieversorgern (ICS: Industrial Control Systems & SCADA: Supervisory Control and Data…

Webcast

Securing and Proving your Digital Self

No matter what, in the online world, reliable identities are a must for legally valid transactions. There are several technologies available on the market that enable next to unfailing authentication. To be accepted by users, they need to show ease of use, mobile capabilities and cost…


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