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, machine identity management, API access control, modern identity protocols, authentication and authorization and public-key infrastructure (PKI).
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
Founder and Consultant
Identity and Access Management for Technical Professionals
Computer Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Mechanical Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
1API access control (part of API security)
2Access Management, Federation and Single Sign-On
3Machine Identities, Public-Key Infrastructures (PKI), Keys and Secrets Managers
4Modern Identity Protocols (SAML, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, SCIM and OPA)
5Building authentication and authorization into apps and services