Security & Risk Management

Identity and Access Management: Advice and Best Practices

Course Overview
One of the more complex and challenging IT security issues for organizations today is authenticating user identity and managing access to business-critical networks, data and applications. Identity and Access Management, or IAM for short, has evolved at a rapid pace, spurred on by the rise of Cloud Computing, a growing mobile workforce and, of course, the cybercriminals and hackers who increasingly take advantage of all IT vulnerabilities. In this report, expert Troy McMillan, discusses IAM’s evolution and the challenges it brings to organizations today. By watching this program, viewers will gain better insight into the design, implementation and management of effective Identity and Access Management programs.

Track: Technical Briefings
In-depth information on new technologies, techniques and solution providers.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Understand the challenges IT professionals face in regard to IAM and security
  • Discuss the approach IT and business leaders should take to the design, implementation and management of Identity and Access Management programs
  • Identify the common issues organizations tend to overlook with IAM
  • Recognize the technology trends and developments that will impact the Identity and Access Management space over the next several years

Speaker / Author:

Troy McMillan is a Product Developer and Technical Editor for Kaplan Cert Prep as well as a full-time trainer and writer. He became a professional trainer 12 years ago, teaching Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, and Wireless classes. Troy’s book CCNA Essentials by Sybex Publishing was released in November 2011. It has been chosen as the textbook for both online and instructor-led classes at several colleges in the United States. Troy also is a courseware developer. Among the work, he has done in this area is wireless training materials for Motorola in 2011 and instructor materials for a series of books by Sybex on Windows Server 2008 R2 in 2011. Troy also teaches Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, and Security classes for several large corporate training companies. Among these are Global Knowledge and New Horizons. He now creates certification practice tests and study guides for the Transcender and Self-Test brands. Troy lives in Atlanta, Georgia.


Price (USD)

Standard: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: $29.00


Course Code : WIT-1951v2

Release Date : 03/04/2019
Expire Date : 03/04/2021
Credits :
CEU 0.50
ISC 0.50

Length : 28min

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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