Erik Wahlstrom is a Research Director in the Identity and Access Management team within Gartner for Technical Professionals. Mr. Wahlstrom's primary focus areas are access management, modern identity protocols, authentication and authorization of APIs, public-key infrastructure (PKI), and user and machine authentication.
Before joining Gartner, Mr. Wahlstrom's job responsibilities included production vision, product strategy, market packaging and management. He has deep technical knowledge about standards and software development within identity and access management.
Director of Products
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Identity and Access Management for Technical Professionals
Computer Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Mechanical Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
1Authentication and authorization of APIs, applications and services
2Access Management, Federation and Single Sign-On
3Management of Machine Identities, Public-Key Infrastructures (PKI), Keys and Secrets
4Modern Identity Protocols (SAML, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect and SCIM)
5User, Machine and Application Authentication