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Identity and the API Economy

November 14th, 2013 · No Comments · Essays, feature, Identity, Internet of Things, lexicon, Links, The API Economy

This is also posted as a guest blog on the 3Scale web site. Introduction I recently attended and participated in the API Strategy and Practice conference in San Fransisco OCT 23-25. This was an exceptional conference and I met a lot of new people and learned many new things. The panel I took part in […]

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Privacy and Prohibition

July 21st, 2013 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, Identity, privacy

I was watching Ken Burns documentary on Prohibition tonight,and it was powerful and relevant. “The history of the United State can be told in eleven words, Columbus, Washington, Lincoln and the Volstead Act, two flours up and ask for Gus. The New Your Evening Sun” The Volstead act was the name of the bill that […]

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More Consolidation for the API Economy

April 24th, 2013 · No Comments · feature, Identity, The API Economy

CA Technologies acquires Layer 7, MuleSoft acquires Programmable Web, 3Scale gets funding It is clear that the API Economy is kicking into gear in a big way. Last week, Intel announced its acquisition of Mashery, this week, CA Technologies announced its acquisition of Layer7 , MuleSoft announced its acquisition of ProgrammableWeb and 3Scale closed a […]

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Another Case for IDMaaS

April 17th, 2013 · No Comments · feature, Identity, life

Identity Management is a universal problem When I pay my electric bill I usually just call the power company and give them my credit card. This month I decided that I should go set up auto payments on the web site and be done with it. So I opened the power company web site and […]

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It Takes a Community to Manage an API Ecosystem

November 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Identity, The API Economy

Intro Starting at the EIC 2012 I have been talking and presenting a lot about The API Economy. The API Economy has become a strategic topic for organizations. As one can expect with a hot topic, there are many opinions and views on the matter. Therefore there a many comments, blog posts and articles written […]

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2012 International Oasis Cloud Symposium

October 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, Identity, Open API Economy, privacy

  Summary of the Oasis Cloud Symposium last week in Washington DC. Introduction Last week I was invited to attend the 2012 International Oasis Cloud Symposium. I was very impressed. The attendance was not large—in fact—the organizers limited the number of attendees to 125 people. I was not able to attend the first day, but […]

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The Case for Reputation Capital

October 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, Identity, Innovation, KRL, The API Economy

I love this talk. Let me know what you think.

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NSTIC Update

September 24th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, Identity

National Institute of Standards and Technology awards $9M to support trusted identity initiative Introduction On September 20, 2012, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced more than 9 million USD dollars of grant awards in support of the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC). The grants were awarded to five consortiums. […]

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Salesforce Identity

September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · feature, Identity, Innovation, The API Economy

Identity Management as a Service (IdMaaS) gets a new 500lb guerilla Introduction When I first heard of Salesforce’s Identity announcements this week at Dreamforce, I was reminded of the old joke “Q:Where does a 500lb. gorilla sit? A: Anywhere he wants.” Salesforce Identity makes Salesforce the new 500lb gorilla in the Digital Identity jungle. Announcement […]

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SAML is Dead! Long Live SAML!

September 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, Identity, The API Economy

Answers to the unanswered questions from the webinar Introduction Last Friday on Sept. 14, Pamela Dingle—Sr. Technical Architect from Ping Identity Corp.—and I conducted a free webinar about the much ballyhooed demise of SAML. You can view the webinar in its entirety on the KuppingerCole website. To us, the best measurement of interest in any […]

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