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IAM Leaders’ Guide to Identity Governance and Administration


Identity governance and administration is one of the most important and complex of all IAM initiatives. We guide security and risk management leaders responsible for IAM in understanding the IGA framework, adopting best practices and understanding new capabilities like identity analytics.

Published: 26 November 2019

ID: G00441550

Analyst(s): Henrique Teixeira Felix Gaehtgens Kevin Kampman David Collinson

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Research Highlights

  • Challenges When Adopting IGA
    • How IGA Capabilities Fit in a Larger IAM Program
    • How to Leverage Identity Analytics and UEBA in IGA to Obtain Faster Return on Investment and Reduce Risk
    • How to Define a Successful Framework for Enterprise Policy and Role Management
    • How to Choose the Best Strategy for Fulfillment and Provisioning
    • Defining an Agile, KPI-Driven IGA Deployment
    • How to Choose an IGA Tool
    • IGA Alternatives for the Midsize Enterprise and Other Market Verticals

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