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- Figure 1 Identity Fabrics are a paradigm for a modern, holistic approach on IAM serving both traditional and cloud services, and integrating all required capabilities into a unified architecture (Source: KuppingerCole).
- Figure 2 Microsoft Azure AD supports secure hybrid access to a range of applications, from modern cloud apps to legacy custom applications running on premises. (Source: Microsoft).
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Many if not most organizations today are following a “cloud first” strategy, with lifting & shifting existing applications to the cloud, and with ...Login Free 30-day Select Access Get full Access
- The impact of “cloud first” strategies and a shift to SaaS on IT infrastructure services, specifically IAM and security
- The user challenge: Consis ...
3 The Need for Unified Application Access and Single Sign-On
The IT of most organizations will remain hybrid. However, with adding SaaS services, there is an emerging need for unified application access and sing ...Login Free 30-day Select Access Get full Access
4 The Hybrid Reality of Businesses: Supporting Legacy from the Cloud
Single sign-on to SaaS services is not sufficient – there are more challenges to solve, such as the integration with legacy IT applications, and fed ...Login Free 30-day Select Access Get full Access
5 Beyond Single Sign-On: Provisioning, Identity Management, Security
Adaptive Authentication, federated provisioning, and additional security services are required for comprehensive solutions. The Identity Fabric paradi ...
All this requires a strategic approach for modernizing IAM, well-beyond just providing a solution for single sign-on. KuppingerCole has described this ...Login Free 30-day Select Access Get full Access
6 Microsoft Azure Active Directory: Managing & Securing Access to all Apps
Microsoft Azure Active Directory delivers a range of integration options to virtually all types of applications, both SaaS services, legacy and on pre ...
Azure AD also provides direct, standards-based integration to a wide range of SaaS services, as well as forms- and password-based authentication to th ...Login Free 30-day Select Access Get full Access
7 Action Plan for Shifting to a General Cloud Service for Hybrid App Access
Providing seamless access for users to all services they need is part of a bigger strategy, based on a “cloud first” strategy, following the parad ...Login Free 30-day Select Access Get full Access
8 Related Research
Leadership Compass: Identity as a Service (IDaaS) IGA – 80051
Leadership Compass: Identity as a Service (IDaaS) AM - 79016
Advisory Note: Extending your Active Directory to the Cloud – 71108
Leadership Brief: 10 Top Trends in IAM – 80335
Leadership Brief: Identity Fabrics – Connecting Anyone to Every Service – 80204
Executive View: Microsoft Azure Active Directory – 79077
Executive View: Microsoft Azure Information Protection - 72540