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3rd Monday Event

Cloud Computing: How to Manage Identity by Robert Jones (Microsoft)

Date: Monday, 19th November 2012
Time: 19:00 (tea & coffee available from 18:30)
Location: Novotel, Bostock Lane, Long Eaton, Nottingham, NG10 4EP (map)
Price: Free! (non-members welcome)
Status: Went Ahead


This session covers an overview of Cloud computing and how this links to core management of Identity in the corporate and citizen world. Identity Management is critical for most organisations to maintain security and agility across the estate. We discuss the joiner, mover, leaver process and how this can be automated with Identity Management. We then look at how this now links into the world of cloud computing, including public, private and hybrid cloud scenarios.

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About the Presenter

Robert has over 15 years experience in identity management and directory services and has been working for Microsoft for 7 years. As well as being an Identity Architect in the UK subsidiary, he's also the EMEA Technology Lead for Identity, Information Protection and Strong Authentication. Prior to Microsoft Robert worked at Sun Microsystems, supporting their identity and access business solutions and brings that experience to the Windows Platform. Today Robert helps to define and drive Microsoft identity technologies and the Microsoft partner landscape to support them.

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