Gartner Research

Align Your IAM Program With Your CIO's 2016 Priorities — Building the Digital Platform

Published: 20 April 2016

ID: G00296712

Analyst(s): Ant Allan, Felix Gaehtgens

Summary

IAM leaders must take innovative approaches to align their IAM programs with their CIOs' priorities, and establish their own value as part of the CIO's digital leadership network. Those that don't will face a struggle for new and continued investment in IAM initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Emphasize the Broad-Spectrum Value of IAM
  • Facilitate the Bimodal Business Delivery Platform
  • Create the IAM Capacity to Enable Digital Platforms
    • Relationship Management
    • Identity Federation
    • Adaptive Access and Trust Brokering
    • Attribute-Based Access Control
  • Link IAM Opportunities and Challenges to CIO Priorities
  • Expedite Efforts to Engage and Empower Employees

Case Study

  • IAM Leader Driving the Shift to a Digital Platform

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