Hype Cycle for Identity and Access Management Technologies, 2012



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The growing adoption of mobile devices, cloud computing, social media and big data are converging to drive significant changes in the identity and access management market.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off The Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • OpenID Connect
      • OAuth
      • High-Assurance Public Identity Provider
    • At the Peak
      • IDaaS
      • Model-Driven Security (DevOpsSec)
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Externalized Authorization Management
      • Identity and Access Intelligence
      • Social Profiles
      • Common Access Cards
      • Microsoft Resource Access Administration
      • Device-Embedded Biometric Authentication
      • Enterprise Digital Rights Management
      • Identity and Access Governance
      • OpenID
      • IAM Managed and Hosted Services
      • Identity-Proofing Services
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Application-to-Application Password Management Tools
      • IAM Consulting and System Integration Services
      • Biometric Authentication Methods
      • Versatile Authentication Servers and Services
      • Public-Key Operations
      • Virtual Directories
      • Phone-as-a-Token Authentication Methods
      • Privileged-Account Activity Management
      • SIEM
      • User Administration/Provisioning
    • Entering the Plateau
      • E-Signatures
      • Federated Identity Management
      • X.509 Smart Tokens for User Authentication
      • ERP SOD Controls
      • Active Directory/Kerberos
      • Enterprise Single Sign-On
      • Web Access Management
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
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