Yearly Archives: 2012

Using context for enforcing SSO policy

There’s a war waging in cloud and enterprise computing, one that makes the Lannisters and Starks look like a rock-paper-scissor affair. The epic saga that wages on is between knowledge workers and security wonks – a battle of convenience versus compliance. This knock-down, drag-out affair pits users who expect one-click access to content from any Read More

Google Webmaster Tools Breach

Earlier this week, Google confirmed that for several hours “a small set” of Webmaster Tools accounts were incorrectly re-verified for people who previously had access. This incident highlights the ‘identity silos’ companies often create as they leverage third party services.  Identity silos are built when redundant user information is stored in each of the sites Read More

Data in the Cloud: A Love-Hate Relationship

Despite security concerns, a third of all enterprises place highly sensitive data in the cloud. That’s according to Forrester Consulting, which surveyed IT admins at more than 700 enterprises on our behalf. Nearly half of respondents also don’t think that their existing identity and access management (IAM) infrastructure will be able to provide single sign-on Read More

Forrester Names Symplified a Wave Leader in Enterprise Cloud IAM

We’re pleased to report that Symplified was named a leader in Forrester Research Inc.’s Q3 2012 “Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Cloud Identity and Access Management” report. Ranked first in Access to SaaS and On-premise Applications, we also topped the charts in User Repositories, Top Implementation Partners, and Overall Strategy. Forrester analysts Andras Cser and Eve Maler Read More

Social Identity Conditions our Work Behaviors

As consumers, we’ve grown accustomed to accessing a wide range of cloud services from Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon via the single identity tools they offer. Facebook Connect has been incorporated into over 5 million Drupal websites allowing users to leverage their FB credentials to login and authenticate, and Instagram leverages users’ pre-existing Apple ID Read More

Changing WAM Implementation Cost

 Guest commentary: Martin Gee, CTO, ICSynergy “How much does it cost to implement?” One of the critical decision factors in purchasing a software solution for your business today is not just the cost of the software itself, but the total cost of ownership (TCO) of that solution, including the cost of implementation. Back in the Read More

Sunshine Compliance With Symplified

In Q4 of 2011, a large pharmaceuticals customer of Symplified approached us to help them meet their compliance needs for the “Sunshine Act” (sometimes referred to as “Sunshine Laws”), under the new Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act (“PPACA”).  The Sunshine Act requires pharmaceutical companies to publicly report on direct spending with doctors to promote their drugs. The reasoning goes Read More

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Single Sign-On (SSO) Buyers Guide

How is your enterprise managing the need for secure single sign-on across cloud applications and mobile devices? Download a Free copy of Symplified's Buyer's Guide to Single Sign-On (SSO).


Forrester Research – The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Cloud Identity and Access Management

Download a FREE copy of The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM), Q3 2012.


Forrester Research – “Build an Identity and Access Management Strategy”

Download a FREE copy of this recent Forrester Research report to use as a roadmap for delivering security, productivity and cost savings with IAM.