CTO Idan Shoham and independent research analyst Andras Cser to discuss
architecture, trends, pros and cons of integration between identity
management and cloud computing
CALGARY, Jan. 25 /CNW/ - With identity and access management (IAM)
solutions deployed to over 10 million users at over 800 organizations
worldwide, Hitachi ID Systems has deep IAM deployment expertise. Hitachi ID Systems customers range
from medium to large and typically have heterogeneous IT environments
including both on-premises and cloud-hosted applications.
Hitachi ID Systems recently published a white paper titled "IAM in the
Cloud: the intersection between identity and access management and
cloud computing." This analysis includes an overview of modern IAM and
cloud computing systems and an extensive analysis of 26 architectural
scenarios involving the two types of solutions.
This white paper is a free download at: http://hitachi-id.com/cgi-bin/emaildoc?document=intersection-of-identity-management-and-cloud-computing.pdf
On January 27, Hitachi ID Systems CTO Idan Shoham, joined by guest Andras Cser, principal analyst and risk at Forrester Research, Inc., will host a webinar with a lively discussion about what IAM in the
cloud really means, including a variety of deployment scenarios and the
pros and cons of each. They will cover the architectural view, what
organizations are doing in the real world and how they think the
intersection of IAM in the cloud will evolve in the future. The
presentation will be followed by an opportunity for attendees to ask
"Identity management in the cloud" is an over-used term, which seems to
mean different things to different people," said Idan Shoham. "In this
session, and in the white paper we have published, we aim to clarify
what all the possible configurations are, including pros and cons of
To register for this free webinar, please visit: http://hitachi-id.com/webinars/webinarform-iam-cloud-001.html
About Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of identity management
solutions. Hitachi ID Management Suite has been licensed by hundreds of
mid- to large-sized organizations worldwide. Hitachi ID Systems'
solutions enable organizations to effectively manage every aspect of
the user lifecycle. Hitachi ID Management Suite includes Identity Manager, Password Manager and Privileged Password Manager.
For more information about Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. and its products,
please visit the corporate web site at http://Hitachi-ID.com or call 1-403-233-0740.
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