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Market Trends: Rise of Identity and Access Management in the IoT Era

Published: 24 October 2016

ID: G00315520

Analyst(s): Saniye Alaybeyi , Anmol Singh, David Mahdi


Technology product management leaders at IAM and Internet of Things platform technology and service providers all need to incorporate next-generation identity and access management, as well as device attribute correlation capabilities, to grow their IoT businesses.

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Market Trend

  • Traditional IAM Platforms Are Evolving to Support IoT
    • IoT Scale
    • Relationships Between Devices and Users
    • Integration With HRoT and Embedded Trust Solutions
    • Device Management and Administration
    • Privacy
  • IoT Platforms Are Incorporating IAM Capabilities
  • Growing IoT Partnerships to Offer Device-Embedded Authentication
  • Blockchain Is a New Path for IAM and IoT

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