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Matt Carter

Matt Carter

Matt is a systems engineer for Symplified. A seasoned technical consultant, Matt has nearly two decades of expertise in database security, identity management, access control and Federation. Prior to Symplified he was a technical consultant at Oracle, and previously held engineering roles at BEA and Netegrity. Matt began his career as a manager for the United States Air Force, evaluating SATCOM communication and Command and Control (C4ISR) systems. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the United States Air Force Academy and a master’s in Engineering from Northwestern University.

Have you driven a Fusion lately? SAML learns from the auto industry

When the auto industry was disrupted with the success of electric vehicles, no major manufacturer completely discarded the gasoline engine. The Fusion, Volt, Prius and Leaf all included gas engines to deliver greater efficiency in certain driving situations. The Single Sign-On (SSO) and access control industry has an analogous situation with the Security Assertion Markup Read More

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

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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.