Path to Continuous: Solving the Best of Breed Problem
Karl McGuinness, Chief Product Architect, Okta
A lot has changed since organizations first adopted federated identity-based solutions. Applications, data, and IT resources have moved outside the corporate network to IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS based solutions, each acting as its own resource domain with policies, authorization models, and sessions. Organizations are rethinking their identity and security architectures to address the shrinking perimeter based on zero trust principles.
While we have modernized some of the key standards and protocols with OpenID Connect and SCIM, we haven’t really revisited the core IdP/SP relationship to address the needs of the modernize enterprise, including solving challenges like continuous auth in a best of breed world. In this session, we’ll explore the challenges and opportunities for a modern identity and access control plane is a cloud and mobile-first world.