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Ant Allan
Ant Allan
Research VP
Lincoln United Kingdom
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Years of Experience
14 years at Gartner
30 years IT industry
Areas of Coverage
Security & Privacy

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Roles and Responsibilities
Ant Allan, Ph.D., is a Research Vice President in Gartner Research. He is a core member of the identity and access management (IAM) research community and specializes in IAM program management and in identity assurance technologies, processes, policies and best practices.
Previous Experience
Prior to joining Gartner, Ant Allan worked for two years as a product manager for security software products with a U.K. distributor. Before that, he worked for seven years in information security management for GA Life, focusing on IBM OS/390 RACF and information security policy, after short stints in application development and information technology training.
Professional Background
Software (Europe) Ltd., Technical Consultant, 2 years
GA Life (now part of Aviva), Senior Information Security Analyst, 12 years
Ph.D., Theoretical Particle Physics, University of Durham, U.K.
B.Sc., with honors, Physics, University of Durham, U.K.

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Identity and Access Management Key Initiative Overview 02-Apr-2014 Ant Allan, Trent Henry
A Taxonomy of User Authentication Methods 01-Apr-2014 Ant Allan
Align Your IAM Program With Your CIO's Priorities 25-Mar-2014 Ant Allan, Felix Gaehtgens
Agenda Overview for Identity and Access Management, 2014 07-Jan-2014 Ant Allan, Gregg Kreizman
Magic Quadrant for User Authentication 09-Dec-2013 Ant Allan