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Making updates to your IAM framework

In this Security School, IT professionals will learn why they should update and adapt their IAM framework as new technologies emerge, and how to go about this process.


Security professionals working with an older IAM framework may realize that it favors legacy products and leaves out the new technologies their companies are adopting, such as cloud services and software-defined everything. This Security School will equip infosec professionals with the steps to take toward evaluating an existing IAM framework and deciding how and where to make updates.

Learn from Johna Till Johnson, CEO and founder of Nemertes Research, how to review policies and realms of protection, regulate user access and choose the appropriate vendor and tools for your IAM framework.

Watch the video, listen to the podcast, read the tech tip then take the quiz to see how much you have learned about IAM. Passing the quiz earns you one CPE credit from (ISC)².

Take the quiz to check your knowledge of IAM.

View our Security School Course Catalog to view more lessons eligible for CPE credits.

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Refreshing your IAM framework

Johnson explains the step-by-step process for evaluating an IAM framework, discusses the challenges enterprises are facing with identity and access management, and offers advice on how to select the vendors and tools that will best help to meet those challenges.


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