Blogs

Check out the latest blogs and webinars from our very own identity geeks.
Alexandra Teachout
September 21, 2022

Delivering knowledge to solve customer challenges

Knowledge Based Access Control (KBAC)

We think a lot about the changing world around us. Not only because we want to solve the challenges, but we also want to find the opportunities.
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Patricia Alfheim
September 16, 2022

Identity is about power

Identity Day 2022

Today is International Identity Day, an initiative focussed on raising awareness of the fundamental human right of a legal identity. September 16 represents UN Sustainable Development Goal 16.9
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Patricia Alfheim
September 14, 2022

Identity and access management in a Web 3.0 context 

At the heart of the Web 3.0 evolution is identity. How people use their identity to interact online with other people, services, devices and things is the critical piece for this next phase of the int
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Richard Hill
September 14, 2022

KuppingerCole Executive view

IndyKite Knowledge-Based Access Control (KBAC)

Given the growing ecosystem of digital identities that extend beyond humans to bots, devices, and machines in a modern world, there is also a corresponding need to manage the increasing complexity of
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Alexandra Teachout
September 9, 2022

‍The benefits of Authorization-as-a-Service

Why knowledge matters 

Dynamic authorization makes sense in principle, but what do we really mean when we talk about a solution requiring more flexible data models?
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Patricia Alfheim
August 29, 2022

From Security to Utility

The new frontier of Identity and Access Management 

Is security the only benefit of identity management - or is there another opportunity waiting to be discovered?
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Patricia Alfheim
August 25, 2022

Decentralized identity for Web 3.0

The premise of decentralized identity management is giving ownership and control of identity data to individuals and devices in IOT. Likewise the premise of Web 3.0 is about moving away from...
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Patricia Alfheim
August 12, 2022

Why knowledge is important for authorization

Authorization is a major part of an Identity and Access Management system (IAM) and is often a critical differentiator for medium to large enterprises. 
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Patricia Alfheim
July 20, 2022

The next generation of authorization

Authorization has experienced many approaches and models over the past few decades, with each new iteration striving to achieve less user friction while increasing security.
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Lasse Andresen
July 11, 2022

Knowledge forms the base of advanced authorization-as-a-service

As a veteran of the identity and access management industry, I have witnessed first-hand the evolution of authorization over the years. We have moved forward but the question still remains
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Patricia Alfheim
June 29, 2022

Identity orchestration for Web 3.0

We are more online than ever before, and more of our lives are online than ever before. Our personal and identity data is collected by practically every service or product we engage with...
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Patricia Alfheim
May 25, 2022

The value of graph for identity management

Graph technology is booming, with more and more industries jumping on the graph train. So what happens when you apply it to Identity and Access Management? Read on to see the value it can unlock.
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Alexandra Teachout
May 16, 2022

The case for accountability

If you are on Twitter you surely know that the topic that has been trending in the last weeks has been…well, Twitter. Check out our thoughts on what authentication could mean for the twitterverse!
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Patricia Alfheim
April 12, 2022

Why the future of identity will be decentralized

Do you know how many online accounts you have? How many services or websites know your credit card details, biometrics, ID numbers, addresses etc?
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Patricia Alfheim
March 21, 2022

The Evolving Role of Identity - So what's next?

We've come a long way in creating trust relationships online but possibly one of the biggest shifts to how digital identity is managed lays directly ahead.
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Marius Sorteberg
January 13, 2022

The Magic is Knowing Relationships

As a futurist I study trends shaping the future of technology. For some years, I have followed the explosion of IoT devices with curiosity on how they will impact our businesses. ’m new to the graph..
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Line Austnes
December 13, 2021

Getting Started: Graph 101

Tech giants like Google, Facebook, LinkedIn and PayPal all tapped into the power of graph databases to create booming businesses. Their secret? They each used graph database technology to harness....
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Heather Vescent
November 13, 2021

Human and NPE Identity

For many years, I’ve been active in a “human-centric digital identity” community. This community comes together twice a year at the Internet Identity Workshop and most of our conversation is around...
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Derek Small
May 13, 2021

Managing Identity Relationships

Alex’s session provided real-life examples of identity relationships and their application by organizations implementing 360 views of their world-wide client base.
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Heather Vescent
April 13, 2021

The NPE Identity Landscape

There is no single answer to the question: What is an NPE? Through our interviews and research, multiple definitions were used. This is due to different industries using the same terminology to....
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