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Analyst Chat #192: Exploring Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM)

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Senior Analyst
KuppingerCole Analysts AG
Mike Small is a distinguished analyst at KuppingerCole. He is recognized as an authority on information security and data privacy in the use of cloud services. He has published extensive research into this area as well as provided consulting services. In his previous career he was the architect...
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IAM Practice Director / Head of Advisory
KuppingerCole Analysts AG
Having worked for his whole professional life in Identity and Access Management, Matthias joined KuppingerCole in 2014. In his role of the Director of the Practice IAM he works on maintaining the leading role of KuppingerCole in all facets of the topic of digital identities and their access to...
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Analyst Chat #162: Trends and Predictions for 2023 - Integration of IGA and Data Governance
Feb 27, 2023

In this podcast episode, Martin Kuppinger and Matthias explore the upcoming trend of IGA (Identity Governance and Administration) solutions to have an increasing level of integration with Data Governance and Software Security products.

The integration of these solutions will provide a comprehensive coverage of ownership not only of systems and authorization objects, but also of data and code, ensuring a complete chain of custody. They delve into the importance of this integration, the benefits it offers, and how it will help organizations manage their identities and data more efficiently and securely. They also discuss the potential challenges and considerations that organizations need to be aware of while integration these solutions.

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Analyst Chat #47: Access policies as the Common Language for Defining Access
Sep 28, 2020
Access management and access governance in many companies are still largely based on traditional authorization concepts. Thus defining and thinking access management is often rooted in a rather one-dimensional paradigm. Martin and Matthias talk about access policies as a common language for defining and maintaining rules for access, independent of the actual implementation of access control.
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Analyst Chat #99: Protecting OT and ICS
Oct 18, 2021

John Tolbert sits down with Matthias and shares his insights into current approaches for protecting and defending essential enterprise systems beyond traditional, often office-focused cybersecurity. Safeguarding Operational Technology (OT), Industrial Control Systems (ICS), and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is getting increasingly important. John explains that modern approaches like Network Detection and Response (NDR) and especially Distributed Deception Platforms (DDP) can be valuable building blocks in an overall strategy for defending, for example, the factory floor or critical clinical systems.

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Analyst Chat #124: Market Compass "Policy-Based Access Management"
May 17, 2022

Shortly before EIC, Graham Williamson and Matthias sat together virtually and discussed the recent publication of the Market Compass on "Policy Based Access Management". In this episode Graham gives a great introduction in this evolved market segment and talks about hybrid and cloud-native use cases. They hint at several sessions on policy-based and cloud-native access control at EIC as well, so for those interested in learning even more on modern authorization, either the Market Compass itself or the EIC recordings are perfect starting points after listening to/watching this episode.

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Analyst Chat #196: AIdentity - The Crucial Link Between AI and Identity
Nov 27, 2023

In this episode, Matthias and Martin explore the evolving role of AIs in business processes. AIs are becoming significant actors, representing human identities in tools like chatbots and even functioning autonomously. Martin underscores the importance of traceability, access management, and the unique need for distinct AI identities - AIdentities.

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Analyst Chat #126: Leadership Compass Identity Fabrics
May 30, 2022

The Identity Fabric paradigm manifests an important cornerstone of the KuppingerCole Analysts AG research and advisory. Products in that area cover a wider range of capabilities including Access Management and IGA, and beyond. Martin Kuppinger joins Matthias to provide more details about this evolving market sector, and on which vendors and which products/services to watch.

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Analyst Chat #110: Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery Done Right
Jan 31, 2022

The importance of efficient and secure cloud backup and recovery is often underestimated. Mike Small explains these two disciplines to Matthias and looks at the market of available solutions on the occasion of his recently published Leadership Compass. He also provides valuable guidance on what a strategy and its successful implementation can look like in this area.

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Analyst Chat #69: IAM Awareness in Daily Life
Mar 29, 2021

Dr. Phillip Messerschmidt is an experienced practitioner with extensive background knowledge in all things IAM. He helps us to take a step back and look at IAM in daily life. Drawing on simple, understandable definitions, he provides practical recommendations for successful and efficient identity and access management.

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Analyst Chat #142: Cyber Resilience: What It Is, How to Get There and Where to Start - CSLS Special
Sep 26, 2022

A key issue for many companies beyond technical cybersecurity is cyber resilience. This refers to the ability to protect data and systems in organizations from cyber attacks and to quickly resume business operations in the event of a successful attack. Martin Kuppinger, Mike Small, and John Tolbert will explore this important topic at the Cybersecurity Leadership Summit in Berlin.

For this special episode of Analyst Chat, they join Matthias for a virtual panel discussion to identify key actions on the path to a cyber resilient enterprise.

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Analyst Chat #51: Emerging Technologies in Healthcare - The Underlying Trends
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In this first of two episodes, Annie Bailey and Matthias Reinwarth lay the foundations for the topic "Emerging Technologies in Healthcare". Beyond hype and half-knowledge, they look at the use of AI, machine learning, block chain, and modern digital identities for the comprehensive improvement of processes and systems in healthcare.

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Analyst Chat #83: Hybrid IT 2 - The Challenges
Jul 05, 2021

Mike Small and Matthias continue their four-part series on hybrid IT, looking at the increasing complexity: they look at multiple dimensions of the challenges that come with deploying and operating hybrid IT architectures.

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Analyst Chat: Identity & Access Management Challenges - Work From Home Edition
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Welcome to the pilot issue of the KuppingerCole Analyst Chat - our soon-to-be-regular podcast. Stay tuned for more episodes!