Where have we come from? Where are we going?

Michael Barrett,   PayPal’s CSIO started speaking about how early times (‘60s and ‘70s) Multics, RACF etc., (‘80s) Kerberos , some of us still use this, (‘90s) Netegrity, Securant (acq RSA), etc., and (‘90s, ‘00s) MS Passport. So although there is a long digital Identity history it’s been a bit muddled and not really clear as…

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Enterprise (E-SSO) with Mobile Devices

Microsoft, Avaya, Sprint and Ping Identity come together to discuss E-SSO (Enterprise Single Sign-On) over Mobile Devices. In this panel each discussed the importance of having a mobile solution for identity. Frank Chang also demonstrated a scenario of what Microsoft might be looking at as a solution. This was a great panel with over 40…

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Citi Corporate and Identity Metasystem

Really a more overall business presentation about how and why Kim Cameron’s 7 laws apply. Attended by 20 + people the talk was mostly concentrated on why Banks should be the owners of Identity for users.  Hilary Ward, CTP Director from Citi spoke about “Reducing Friction in the Financial Supply Chain Using the Identity Metasystem.”…

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B.C. Government at DIDW 2007

Ian Bailey, Director of Application Architecture  of Providence of British Columbia spoke about the Proof of concept project his company had done using Microsoft products and Sxip Identity. The talk was attended by 50+ people and the whitepaper was available during his talk where WS* standards were showcased to be the standard to use when…

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SOA & Identity or Identity as SaaS?

SOA & Identity or Identity as SaaS? Within the 5 sessions happening at the same time at DIDW 2007. While the session about SOA & Identity got approximately 25 + attendees, the “Identity as a Service-Is IdM as SaaS here?” by Chief Technology Officer, U.S. Department of Justice. Well given the Department of Justice is…

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Microsoft, Novell, Ping Identity and Gemalto together at Digital ID World

When it comes to identity it just makes sense to have different solutions working together. So much so that as part of the team planning for Digital Identity World it was great to bring together Novell, Ping Identity, Gemalto and Microsoft to speak about Identity Standards etc. Phil Becker of Digital ID World  2007 as…

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Identity, Xbox 360 and Lego Mindstorm Robot?

How does CardSapce, Xbox 360 Controller, and Lego Mindstorm Robot tie to .NET Framework? It’s pretty cool how Kim Cameron’s keynote at DIDW with a Legonics demo with BizTalk Services. Just a simple demo showing how when a Lego Mindstorm robot receives commands to move from a Xbox 360 controller it also communicates to the…

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