Identity extensibility delivered for the cloud enterprise
Delivering on the SailPoint vision to embed identity into the cloud enterprise’s digital fabric, SailPoint Technologies has announced additional extensibility functionality to its platform. To enable customers and partners to find value with the updates, SailPoint also introduced the new SailPoint Developer Community to help them move quickly and with less effort.
Q&A explores platform’s new developer community
In this Q&A with Grady Summers, EVP Solutions and Technology at SailPoint, we explore the platform’s new developer community and extensibility features.
What can basketball teach us about managing cyber security?
In the documentary The Last Dance, Netflix took us on a trip down memory lane by exploring Michael Jordan’s final season with the Chicago Bulls. With six NBA championships under his belt, Jordan’s unwavering competitiveness at being the best - and control of his team mates - was an essential factor in carrying the team to victory. Written by Grady Summers, EVP Solutions and Technology at SailPoint
Data Privacy Day 2021: Top opportunities we saw in 2020
Yes, the date has come around again: the 28th January marks Data Privacy Day. The day provides a chance for us all to consider what we can do in our professional roles to ensure we are respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust. By Stephen Bradford, SVP EMEA, SailPoint
Protecting today’s corporate digital identity
Today we try to safeguard our digital identity as much as our wallet and its contents. Our personal digital identity authorises us to go about our day-to-day - logging into our bank account to pay bills, checking our Facebook page for notifications or scheduling an UberEats delivery for dinner - but then there is our professional digital identity. Written by Juliette Rizkallah, CMO, SailPoint
Is remote working putting business security at risk?
Are you mixing work and play by shopping online, checking personal email or paying bills on a device you use for work? You are not the only one. As the lines between personal and work lives are more blurred than ever, most Brits are breaking the first rule of cyber security and might be putting business security at risk, according to a new global study by SailPoint.
SaaS updates accelerate journey to autonomous identity
Autonomous identity is no longer a far-out destination; it’s just up ahead. SailPoint Technologies has announced a series of planned updates to its SaaS identity platform to enable enterprises to automate important identity processes that match the speed and pace of today’s dynamic business environment.
45% of cyber security attacks fuelled by lack of visibility over IaaS cloud infrastructure
SailPoint has found that 45% of companies globally have experienced cyber security attacks fuelled by visibility and control deficiencies relating to the management and access of IaaS infrastructure.
How can IT teams help businesses navigate the next security storm?
Over the past few months, IT teams have often been the unsung heroes of the kitchen table office. During this time however, a rise in cyber attacks has been a major concern, with those targeting home workers exploiting ‘anywhere’ technologies such as email, VPN and cloud services in particular. Guest blog by Ben Bulpett, EMEA Director, SailPoint
SailPoint Predictive Identity secures COVID-19 technologies
Securing today’s mostly virtual workforce is top of mind as the demand for access to applications and systems in the cloud grows exponentially. SailPoint’s latest updates to the SailPoint Predictive Identity platform will be the co-pilot in any organisation’s security strategy, safeguarding the remote workforce's access needs.
Duo team up to fight security threats facing the digital workforce
With more than 90% of today's security threats starting with a seemingly innocuous email, SailPoint Technologies and Proofpoint, a cyber security and compliance company, have partnered to protect people’s data and inbox. As part of this partnership, joint customers can now further safeguard high risk users by identifying and applying appropriate levels of access to critical systems and data.
Virtual event looks at why identity is essential for businesses
SailPoint Technologies has announced the details of its eighth annual identity conference, Navigate Virtual 2020, which will take place on 27th August. SailPoint is welcoming all identity management skill levels from identity practitioners and evangelists to identity newcomers to learn why identity is ‘business essential’ in the ever-changing work landscape.
SaaS applications expected to grow in the next 18 months
SailPoint has found that 86% of IT experts in EMEA expect their organisation’s number of SaaS applications to grow over the next 18 months, even as UK workers are expected to start migrating back to the workplace.
Identity, access governance and data breach risks
While nearly three quarters of cyber security professionals grade their organisation's ability to identify and mitigate a cyber attack as above average or superior, nearly half say their organisation has been targeted by a spear-phishing attack in the last year, and a third say their company was hit by a malware incident.
Will lockdown change our perception of remote working?
The world we live in is currently undergoing a seismic change. Previous patterns of working and living have been forcibly modified. One of the most foundational of these movements are the instructions to stay at home, which are in place for many countries across the world: employees, no matter their industry or profession, have had to come to grips with remote working for long periods of time. By Mike Kiser, Senior Identity Strategist, SailPoint
New life cycle capabilities for enterprise applications
SailPoint Technologies has rolled out a series of updates to its SaaS identity platform to help customers better facilitate workforce continuity. The new life cycle capabilities allow businesses to pivot seamlessly and securely to keep pace with today’s ‘new normal’ - the increasingly remote workforce. New features include non-employee life cycle management; connectors for Slack and Zoom; and advanced certification and camp...
It’s time to treat your organisation like your smartphone
Unlocking a phone with a touch of a finger or a facial glance has become so commonplace that 75% of smartphones purchased in 2019 were equipped with some form of biometric authentication. Replacing the traditional passcode, these newer forms of recognition add an extra layer of security, guaranteeing that the correct person is accessing the device and the private data it holds. By Ben Bulpett, EMEA Director at SailPoint
New services provide governance for IaaS cloud platforms
SailPoint has introduced identity governance for IaaS platforms, resources and workloads. As enterprises adopt a multi-cloud platform strategy across AWS, Azure and the Google Platform to keep pace with digital transformation, there is a heightened need to be able to govern access to these platforms with a single identity solution.
Rethinking identity with role-based management platform
SailPoint recently unveiled new updates to the SailPoint Predictive Identity platform that gives customers a simplified way to define and deliver the right access to users no matter how quickly an organisation evolves.
New round of patents granted for AI identity platform
SailPoint has announced that the company has been granted additional US patents related to the SailPoint Predictive Identity platform, the company’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML)-enabled identity platform.