Information Protection

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Mar 10, 2016: How Digital Transformation Meets Risk Governance and Compliance Demands

Customer's information and decision making processes have changed dramatically. This has contributed to the increase in companies turning to Digital and Business Transformation. Relationships and connections are at the heart of any business. They foster new ideas, growth and opportunities,…

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Mar 01, 2016: Lifecycle Journey: How Digital Documents Optimize Contract Processes

This webinar follows the lifecycle of a document: Digital contracts go through many phases throughout their existence. From the production of the document, through presentation, revisions, and then being signed by the involved parties. But the journey doesn't end there. If the contract is…

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“A Stab in the Back” of IoT Security

Following the topic of the Internet of Things security covered in our latest Analysts’ View newsletter, I’d like to present a perfect example of how IoT device manufacturers are blatantly ignoring the most basic security best practices in their products. As an Austrian…

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Approaching the Internet of Things Security

As already discussed in one of our earlier newsletters, Internet of Things as a concept is by no means new – various smart devices capable of communicating with each other and their operators have been used in manufacturing, automotive industry, healthcare and even at home. These…

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Microsoft to acquire Secure Islands – a significant investment in Secure Information Sharing

Microsoft and Secure Islands today announced that Microsoft is to acquire Secure Islands. Secure Islands is a provider of automated classification for documents and further technologies for protecting information. The company already has tight integration into Microsoft’s Azure Rights…

Executive View

Executive View: MobilityLab WorksPad - 71402

WorksPad is an integrated enterprise mobile workplace solution combining secure access to corporate file resources and e-mail with innovative collaboration functions.

Executive View

Executive View: NextLabs Rights Management Platform - 71272

Comprehensive Rights Management solution including information classification, based on a well thought-out policy management model supporting XACML as a standard, with outstanding support for PLM environments and engineeering data.

Webcast

Forget Firewalls - Enterprise Data is your New Perimeter

One of the biggest challenges modern enterprises are facing is the evolution toward connected businesses. To survive in this fiercely competitive environment, businesses strive to be as agile as possible, to continuously adopt new business models and to open up new communication channels…

Executive View

Executive View: Secure Islands IQProtector - 71297

Secure Islands IQProtector is a solution providing classification, encryption, usage rights management and enforcement, monitoring and analytics for information at the business, created by a wide variety of sources, both on-premise and in the cloud.  

Webinar

Oct 29, 2015: Forget Firewalls – Enterprise Data is your New Perimeter

One of the biggest challenges modern enterprises are facing is the evolution toward connected businesses. To survive in this fiercely competitive environment, businesses strive to be as agile as possible, to continuously adopt new business models and to open up new communication channels…

Executive View

Executive View: ForgeRock OpenAM - 71405

ForgeRock OpenAM provides a comprehensive offering for managing access, beyond traditional Web Access Management and Identity Federation, adding support also for e.g. connected things and a variety of other capabilities, providing high scalability supporting the requirements of the…

Leadership Compass

Leadership Compass: Secure Information Sharing - 72014

In approaching the selection of a vendor for the provision of secure information sharing solution it is important to take an information lifecycle approach whereby the processes around data generation, its transformation and classification, as well as data storage and data destruction, are…

Analysts' View

KuppingerCole Analysts' View on User Empowerment / Life Management

When talking about user empowerment, we are talking about enabling the user to control their data. When looking at the fundamental concept we have outlined initially back in 2012 as Life Management Platforms (there is an updated version available, dating late 2013), this includes the…

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Who will become the Google, Facebook or Apple of Life Management Platforms?

A Life Management Platform (LMP) allows individuals to access all relevant information from their daily life and manage its lifecycle, in particular data that is sensitive and typically paper-bound today, like bank account information, insurance information, health information, or the key…

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Life Management Platforms: Players, Technologies, Standards

When KuppingerCole outlined the concept of Life Management Platforms several years ago, the perspective of numerous completely new business models based on user-centric management of personal data may have seemed a bit too farfetched to some. Although the very idea of customers being in…

Advisory Note

Advisory Note: EIC 2015 Trends and Hot Topics - 71301

10 Information Security topics that were central at European Identity & Cloud Conference 2015

Blog

Consent – Context – Consequence

Consent and Context: They are about to change the way we do IT. This is not only about security, where context already is of growing relevance. It is about the way we have to construct most applications and services, particularly the ones dealing with consumer-related data and PII in the…

Executive View

Executive View: GlobalSign - 71051

GlobalSign, one of the world’s biggest certificate authorities, and a leading provider of identity services, recently acquired Ubisecure, a Finnish privately held software development company specializing in Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions. Ubisecure’s leading…

Congress

May 10 - 13, 2016: European Identity & Cloud Conference 2016

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2016 is the place where identity management, cloud, and information security thought leaders and experts get together to discuss and shape the future of secure, privacy-aware agile, business- and innovation-driven IT.

Executive View

Executive View: Seclore FileSecure - 71295

Seclore with its FileSecure product provides an offering in the emerging market for Secure Information Sharing. Seclore FileSecure allows securely sharing and tracking documents within and beyond the organization, with a specific emphasis on securely sharing information in external…

Executive View

Executive View: Prot-On - 71268

A solução Prot-On para o Compartilhamento Seguro de Informações (Secure Information Sharing) fornece uma solução importante para a proteção de arquivos de dados não estruturados localmente, compartilhados com parceiros e…

Executive View

Executive View: Prot-On - 71268

The Prot-On solution for Secure Information Sharing provides an important solution for the protection of unstructured data files on premise, shared with partners, and held in the cloud.  

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De-Mail: Now with End-to-end Encryption?

In case you don’t know (and unless you live in Germany, you most probably don’t), De-Mail is an electronic communications service maintained by several German providers in accordance with German E-Government initiative and the De-Mail law declaring this as a secure form of…

Executive View

Executive View: Covertix SmartCipher™ - 71267

The Covertix SmartCipher™ Product Suite provides an important solution for the protection of unstructured data files on premise, shared with partners and held in the cloud...

Executive View

Executive View: TITUS Classification Suite - 70951

Sharing information securely is becoming increasingly important within companies, be it to protect intellectual properly, meet regulatory requirements for privacy or simply to avoid embarrassing leaks of proprietary information. While it is easy to stop access to documents and files, it is…

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UMA and Life Management Platforms

Back in 2012, KuppingerCole introduced the concept of Life Management Platforms. This concept aligns well with the VRM (Vendor Relationship Management) efforts of ProjectVRM, however it goes beyond in not solely focusing on the customer to vendor relationships. Some other terms occasionally…

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Meet the Next-Generation Oracle

Oracle OpenWorld 2019 has just wrapped yesterday, and if there is a single word that can describe my impressions of it, that would be “different”. Immediately noticeable was the absence of the traditional Oracle Red spilling into the streets around the Moscone Center in San Francisco, and the reason behind it is the new corporate design system called Redwood. You can already see its colors and patterns applied to the company’s website, but more importantly, it defines new UI [...]

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