IDG Contributor Network: Microservices for IAM: container security and personal data

CSO Online

Security / CSO Online 51 Views 0

Identity and access management has become a bit of a beast. It has gone from a system that was contained within an enterprise – usually directory driven, for very controlled purposes – to something that impinges upon almost every aspect of our daily lives.

This has been driven by a number of factors: cloud computing changing the way we access files and documents, BYOD and shadow computing, and even the increase in remote working, has had an impact on the development of what IAM needs to be. IAM is shifting its morphology, it may still be expressed ultimately as a platform, but it will be based on an API framework.

To read this article in full, please click here