Joachim Andres

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Microgateways: Zero Trust Security for the Microservices World

Dec. 14, 2017

According to a recent Forrester report, The Future Of Identity And Access Management, microservices-based IAM is fast-replacing complex and monolithic legacy solutions. Why?  Microservices- and API-based solutions show faster time-to-value, provide flexibility for changing requirements, and support mobile and IoT technologies. New business models, based on the ability to monetize APIs (i.e. charge for usage)…

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Steve White

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The CSO’s 4 Key Takeaways from Gartner IAM 2017

Dec. 11, 2017

This was my first year attending the Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit and I found it to be a worthwhile investment of my time.  I’ve been saying for a couple of years now that an effective security program is inherently dependent on identity, the identity of people, the devices they use, and the context…

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Doug Norton-Bilsby

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The New Retail: Examples of Adaptable Commerce Platforms in Action

Dec. 5, 2017

In my previous posts, I’d explored the future evolution of ecommerce, and why DevOps, microservices and identity will be cornerstones of the flexible and agile retail platforms of the future. One factor compelling this movement is how monolithic platforms present increasing issues, particularly as more applications are deployed in the Cloud. The difficulties of scaling…

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Ben Goodman

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The Network Effect & How a Platform Can Build an Ecosystem

Dec. 3, 2017

I wanted to start this blog (my first at ForgeRock) with something I passionately believe: You don’t get to choose if your software products are a platform – your customers and partners decide. The resulting ecosystem is the sign marker that will let you know if you have arrived. For years ForgeRock customers like Capital…

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Tim Barber

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The 5G Trust Equation: Network + Identity = Opportunity

Dec. 1, 2017

With 5G arriving as soon as 2018, the communications industry technology, standards, and business models will underpin significant portions of consumer and enterprise technology platforms. Those platforms need to be designed with identity, trust and security in mind, as they power a more connected, global ecosystem. With advances in networking, hardware and software technologies, inventions…

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John Pinson

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We’re Headed to Gartner IAM – Viva Las Vegas!

Nov. 19, 2017

We’re a little over a week away from one of the identity industry’s signal events of the year, the Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit, which takes place at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, November 28 – 30. If you’re attending, please stop by and say hi to the ForgeRock team – we’ll be at Booth #301…

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Doug Norton-Bilsby

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In The Future, Retail Commerce Platforms Will Be Built With DevOps, Microservices and Identity

Nov. 8, 2017

In my previous post, I discussed the state of retail commerce platforms and why adaptability is the single most important attribute for long-term success in the retail industry. As leading mega-retailers like Amazon, Rakuten and Alibaba have proven, building your own commerce infrastructure offers flexibility and agility unmatched by the traditional platform providers. Once thought…

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Doug Norton-Bilsby

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Commerce Platforms of the Future

Nov. 3, 2017

The commerce platforms retailers are embracing today look and function far differently than the commerce platforms retailers were using just 10 to 15 years ago. Charles Darwin made a clear and compelling statement an age ago when he said that it was not the strongest or most intelligent that will survive but the ones that are…

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Jessica Morrison

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The ForgeRock Approach to CIAM

Oct. 27, 2017

Our recent big news is that the ForgeRock Identity Platform now features an interactive profile and privacy dashboard that will make it easier for you to come into compliance with the EU’s General Data Privacy Regulation. (Check out our demo to see how it works). There are so many new capabilities built into the platform,…

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Tim Barber

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What Does it Mean to be Identity Native in a 5G World?

Oct. 25, 2017

In a previous post I described an Identity Native organization as a company that has understood, either intuitively or by transformational design, that Identity needs to sit at the centre of everything in the digital world. The advent of 5G networks, combined with advances in digital identity technologies presents telecom carriers with an excellent new opportunity…

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