Mastering Identity Management: Is HR Creating a Hostile Work Environment?

HR Rebellion

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a unique IT solution because of its far-reaching scope. IAM touches everyone and everything in an organization.  Its reach extends from HR processes to the physical and system access of each individual. Once IAM goes live, the entire employee lifecycle is driven by the HR team and how they […]

Idenhaus Biweekly: Data Governance, Privileged Identity, Healthcare IT

Thanks for reading the Idenhaus Identity Mangement & Cybersecurity biweekly news digest. Every two weeks, we curate a selection of informative IAM, Data Governance, Identity Management & Cybersecurity articles. Be sure to check out our new resources section with on-demand webinars, case studies, and educational videos. Subscribe to the Idenhaus biweekly newsletter here or the […]

5 Must-Read Identity Access Management Articles, February 2018


Did you miss yesterday’s newsletter? Stay informed with the Idenhaus biweekly Identity Management & Cybersecurity digest. We curate the best IAM, IGA, IDM, IoT, & infosec articles to help you navigate the ever-changing IT landscape. Subscribe to our biweekly newsletter here. Here are our favorite Access Management & Cybersecurity articles for February 2018. CISOs: What you can control – and what […]

Managing Contractor Identities: Outsiders on the Inside

“This is your last chance. After this, there is no turning back. You take the blue pill — the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill — you stay in Wonderland and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes.” – […]

Mastering Identity Management: When Your HRIS System Falls Short

Identity Management (IAM) is built around the concept of establishing a “Gold Standard” data set for each user that is: 1) accurate, 2) actively maintained, and 3) available. In IAM, answering the question “Who are you?” depends on having access to the most current information for each user (employee or contractor) on the network. Usually, […]

Mastering Identity Management: Keep Your Friends Close and Your Stakeholders Closer

Stakeholders are an important asset and are critical to the success of your Identity and Access Management program. Few IT projects have such far-reaching scope as Identity Management (IAM) engagements, touching stakeholders across all business domains. The breadth of IAM’s reach is also its downfall – with new requirements springing up like mushrooms after a […]

Part IV –Good Data Quality drives better Identity Management

Most organizations spend many months defining requirements and determining which Identity Management (IDM) solution will help them improve their business, while few pay attention to the data that are critical to running their IDM systems. If your organization is going to invest large sums of money and time building an IDM solution, why is data […]

Part III- Four Strategies to Assess Data Quality for Identity Management

Identity Management (IDM) systems rely on accurate user data in order to manage user access, enforce policies, and support network security. Historically, organizations have not had a good grasp on the required data profile of their user populations, including employees, contractors, partners, and vendors. In fact, many organizations know very little about their contractor populations […]

Part II – The 5 Dimensions of Data Quality

Data quality is a term that refers to the reliability and validity of user-level data collected in the Authoritative Systems that feed your Identity and Access Management system (IAM). Quality is measured by how accurately the user data in the system reflects actual information available in the real world. In Part I of this series, we […]

Part I – Data Quality is the lifeblood of Identity Management (IAM)

At most large enterprises, the IT environment has evolved over decades into an “accidental architecture” with everything from mainframes, PCs, and LANs to the Internet, cloud, and mobile devices, all connected by a poorly tied together patchwork that limits speed, flexibility, and innovation. IAM offers a new model for managing users and devices within the […]