The Future of Identity & Access Management

  •  TYPE: Track    START DATE: Wednesday, May 06, 2015     START TIME: 14:30    LOCATION:  AMMERSEE I
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The convergence of Cloud, Mobile & Social, together with the digital transformation of enterprises, is creating a complex new landscape of challenges, which is dominated by many-to-many relationships. 

Forever gone now are the days where Information Security used to be seen as a primarily technical matter. Identity & Access Management (IAM)  today first and foremost is an organizational challenge and is in need for a leadership that understands the governance approach to meet the challenges of digital risk. This track will help you prepare for the digital transformation to many-to-many multi-channel and billion-device IAM.  


Identity @ The Guardian - SSO at Web Scale

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 Time: 14:30-15:30

Identity @ The Guardian - SSO at Web Scale
Mark Butler, The Guardian

The Guardian’s web and mobile application usage rates are experiencing explosive growth.  This growth is driven by an increased consumption of news online.  Today’s users have high expectations in terms of usability, security and performance.  This session aims to highlight the challenges that Identity faces and will discuss the technology that can be used to keep pace in this fast moving development environment. Topics covered will be: Cloud technology...

Rethinking Digital Identity: The Australian Government Story
Ben Bildstein, Department of Industry and Science (Australian Government)

The Australian Government’s coordinated approach to digital identity started in the business-to-government domain, with the creation of a whole-of-government credential (AUSkey) and trust broker (VANguard) in 2007. A separate process occurred in the citizen-to-government domain (myGov) in 2013. This case study examines the policy decisions leading to the creation of these systems, and the technical challenges and compromises that followed. This includes the decision to use digital...

The Death of the Password - Is It Finally Coming True?

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 Time: 15:30-16:30

The Death of the Password - Is It Finally Coming True?
Dr. Michael B. Jones, Microsoft • Dr. Rolf Lindemann, Nok Nok Labs • Donal O'Shea, FIDO Alliance • Alexei Czeskis, Google • Tord Fransson, Yubico

"Death of the Password" announcements have been around for a decade or more, but none of them have come true. The FIDO Alliance (Fast Identity Online), founded in 2012, with a member list reading like the Internet Who-isWho, has been gaining so mcuch traction with its proposed standard security protocol, that this time chances are great that the password based authentication will be killed. In this session we will talk about the concept behind the FIDO protocol and understand the...

Privilege Management Use Cases

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 Time: 17:30-18:30

Privilege Management Use Cases
Edwin van der Wal, PwC • Amar Singh, KuppingerCole • Nathan Wenzler, Thycotic • Christian Götz, CyberArk • Jason Currill, ObserveIT

In this session,we will walk through major use cases for Privilege Management. Which are the most common use cases, what to look at in particular and which specific features to stress-test in a PoC?

The Snowden Effect: Why seeing is believing
Chris Pace, Wallix • Michael Yaffe, BeyondTrust • Wolfgang Roesch, Tesis Sysware

We pride ourselves on being proactive in dealing with external threats to our data. But why is our approach to the insider threat so much more reactive and forensic? Have we considered that being able to actively monitor and take action where privileged users behaviour is identified as risky might help us prevent this kind of data loss? Thinking beyond log management to identify behaviour. Key Takeaways: Understanding the benefits of real-time monitoring. Considering which parts...


European Identity & Cloud Conference 2015

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€1980.00 $2475.00 S$3168.00 21780.00 kr
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  • May 05 - 08, 2015 Munich, Germany