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Gartner Peer Connect Perspectives: Where Should the IAM Team Fit Within an Organizational Structure?

Published: 26 March 2020

ID: G00467538

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


IAM teams assist in establishing and sustaining an effective IAM program in an organization. A Peer Connect member, looking to procure a new IAM solution and team, wants to know from his fellow peers on how they place the IAM teams in their organizations.

Table Of Contents


Peer Strategies

  • IAM Teams’ Placement in an Organization
    • IAM Platforms
  • IAM Team Components
  • IAM Teams’ Functioning Affects Their Positioning
    • IAM Team Under Security and I&O Department
    • IAM for Customers and Employees
    • IAM Function Under Cyber Security
  • Key Take-Aways
  • About Peer Connect Content

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