In a world where digital identity is at the forefront of organizational security, staying ahead of the curve is essential. Recently, at SailPoint's highly anticipated Horizon's of Identity Roadshow, industry experts congregated to discuss the challenges and opportunities surrounding identity management.
One standout event during the roadshow was a live panel featuring Chris Boyle, IAM Practice Director, where he shared invaluable insights and practical recommendations. In this blog, we provide a glimpse into the thought-provoking questions asked and offer a preview of the recorded discussion.
Embracing the Horizons: A Holistic Approach to Identity Programs
As organisations strive to mature their identity programs, a common challenge arises: integrating cloud and traditional platforms seamlessly. As you can see in the clip below, Chris explored some of the best practices and recommendations for those starting or progressing their identity journeys.
Inclusion for All: Contractors, Outsourcers, and Non-Human Identities
The modern workplace encompasses a diverse ecosystem of user types, including contractors, outsourcers, and even non-human identities. In this snippet, Chris dives into the strategies that work well for incorporating these entities into an organisation's identity program.
Amplifying Influence: Widening the Conversation on Identity Management
Identity management has long been perceived as an IT function, limiting its potential impact across the wider business landscape. In the panel, Chris addressed the need for greater sponsorship and influence within organisations and outlined the key steps they should take to broaden the conversation.
Demonstrating Value: Unlocking the Potential of Identity Programs
To justify the investment and showcase the value of identity programs, organisations must go beyond mere implementation. Listen below to hear Chris uncover the key considerations for demonstrating ongoing value to stakeholders, including how to effectively communicate the impact and benefits of identity programs.
The Path to Ongoing Success: A Key Takeaway
The session rounded off with Chris being asked what he thinks the best single takeaway is for attendees that they could implement in their own identity programme. His concluding insight urges organisations to push boundaries and embrace new perspectives.
SailPoint Horizon's of Identity Roadshow offered a unique opportunity to tap into the collective wisdom of identity management experts. The live panel discussion was a highlight of the event, shedding light on key challenges and providing practical solutions.
You can watch the full recording of the conversation here, where you'll gain a deeper understanding of the strategies, insights, and best practices that can empower your organization's identity program.