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Leading as an IAM Architect in the Digital Era

Published: 28 June 2016

ID: G00295939

Analyst(s): Homan Farahmand


The IAM architect role is morphing into a specialized enterprise architect role addressing diverse agile and (growing) IAM requirements. IAM architects must prepare for this transition by enhancing their soft skills, proactive engagement and co-design process to add value to digital initiatives.

Table Of Contents


  • IAM Architecture Center of Excellence
    • IAM Architects' Core Responsibilities
    • Delivering on IAM Architects' Responsibilities With a New Style
    • IAM Co-design
    • IAM Proactive Interaction Model
  • Higher Demand for IAM Architects' Support
    • Growing IAM Requirements
    • Organizational IAM Challenges


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