Gartner Research

IAM Leaders Must Revamp Their Roles for Digital Business

Published: 29 June 2018

ID: G00345375

Analyst(s): Felix Gaehtgens , Kevin Kampman

Summary

As the CIO assumes direct business responsibility and IAM becomes integral to the success of digital initiatives, security and risk management leaders responsible for IAM must accomplish this transition themselves and become integral to the accomplishment of business needs and driving revenue.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • IAM Leaders Must Embrace the Opportunity to Learn More Business Skills, While Leading Digital Growth, Experimentation and Change
  • Transformation Impacts the Entire Organization, so Ensure That the IAM Vision and Roadmap Support New Business Goals
  • Analytics Is Crucial for IAM Leaders; It Is Important to Understand What Data Is Available or Needed, and How to Provide Insight Into That Data

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