Gartner Research

Best Practices for Identity and Access Management Metrics

Published: 23 February 2011

ID: G00210871

Analyst(s): Earl Perkins , Ant Allan


Metrics are critical to justifying identity and access management investments and improving IAM performance management.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • What Are the Characteristics of Good IAM Metrics?
  • How Can IAM Leaders Use IAM Metrics?
  • What Are the Different Aspects of IAM and Their Impact on Choice of Metrics?
  • How Are Metrics Linked to Key Risk Indicators and Key Performance Indicators?
  • What Are Good Security Efficiency Metrics?
  • What Are Good Security Effectiveness Metrics?
  • What Are Good Business Performance Metrics?

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