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Jan 11, 2021   |  By Nick Caley ·
As we continue to endure the prolonged effects of the pandemic, it should come as no surprise that millions of people are online more than ever. In fact, our New Normal report surveyed 5,000 global consumers and showed that this is likely to be a long-term shift - 45% of people stated that they plan on continuing to use more online services post-pandemic than they did before.
Jan 6, 2021   |  By Ajay Biyani ·
In today’s digital world, we no longer have to go to a branch office or ATM machine to do the majority of our banking. For the most part, consumers can manage all bank transactions from the comfort of their home on mobile devices, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, virtual banking has the potential to be so much more than just cashing checks.
Dec 22, 2020   |  By ForgeRock ·
While 2020 has been a roller coaster of a year, there has been one note of certainty: digital transformation has accelerated at an unprecedented rate, and identity and access management (IAM) is a big part of that evolution. In anticipation of 2021, we asked four of our experts to share their perspectives on what you can expect in the new year.
Dec 22, 2020   |  By Neil Madden ·
To celebrate the launch of my book, API Security in Action, which was just published by Manning Publications, I've teamed up with my employer, ForgeRock, to demonstrate how some of the techniques in the book can be accomplished with less effort using the ForgeRock Identity Platform. API Security in Action discusses five primary security mechanisms you can use to strengthen your application programming interfaces (APIs) against common threats.
Dec 21, 2020   |  By Ben Goodman ·
So here’s the story. A nation-state attacks a technology company, leveraging a backdoor in a piece of software to infect computers. Then using the infected machines as jumping-off points to move laterally across what was previously thought to be a secure network, the threat actors take aim at targets of interest to the U.S. government. You may think I am talking about the SolarWinds hack.
Dec 16, 2020   |  By Fran Rosch ·
In 2020 we witnessed radical changes in how we live, work and play, requiring all of us to embrace “remote everything.” The world’s reliance on digital access has never been more profound, and watching how our customers stepped up to new challenges to keep their virtual doors open has been inspiring.
Dec 4, 2020   |  By Gerhard Zehethofer ·
Is your Internet of Things (IoT) project stuck in device registration mode with seemingly no way to get out? Or have you been able to “break out” to realize greater business value by “marrying” your IoT to your human user profiles? Let me explain what I mean.
Nov 25, 2020   |  By Peter Barker ·
Once again, ForgeRock’s Customer Identity and Access Management solution has been recognized as a leader for its ability to help companies deliver exceptional digital experiences while ensuring that security, privacy, and compliance needs are met. This time, the honor comes from KuppingerCole, who named ForgeRock an overall leader in the KuppingerCole CIAM Platforms Leadership Compass Report, 2020. In the report, ForgeRock leads the way in product, innovation, market, and overall categories.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By Fran Rosch ·
Gartner has just published the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management* report, which includes the latest deep marketplace insights on this rapidly evolving sector. In the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management, ForgeRock has just been named a Leader. We were scored among highest 3 scores across all use cases in the 2020 Critical Capabilities for Access Management.
Nov 18, 2020   |  By Ben Goodman ·
We’ve been examining the significant changes in online consumer behavior to ascertain what companies should be doing to help people access the connected world knowing that remote life won’t be going away any time soon. Our first report, ForgeRock New Normal: Living Life Online, provided a look into how the COVID-19 pandemic has permanently changed the way consumers plan to use apps and services.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Safely and simply access the connected world, with ForgeRock.
Oct 22, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to another episode of ForgeTalks. This week I met with ForgeRock Senior Director for Product Marketing, Tim Bedard, to discuss how organizations can address their identity governance fatigue. Because of legacy identity governance and administration (IGA) limitations, IT and security teams are exhausted from manually reviewing and approving access requests. These organizations need an identity model that provides visibility into who has access to what and why, eliminating these manual processes.
Oct 13, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to another episode of ForgeTalks! All around the world public sector organizations are trying to provide better and more secure digital experiences for their citizens. Here at ForgeRock, we believe that digital identity can help enable these experiences. With the rise of security breaches, online services, remote citizen and workforce user demands, digital transformation is a must. In this week's episode of ForgeTalks, I was joined by Tommy Cathey, ForgeRock RVP for Public Sector, to talk about citizen identity and access management.
Oct 8, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to another episode of ForgeTalks. This week we tackle how to help organizations prepare for unexpected spikes in consumer demand. I sat down with ForgeRockers Jeff Carpenter, director of product marketing and Ludovic Poitou, director of product management, to discuss the importance of scalability for millions of identities. They explained how our Containerized Directory Services can help you handle massive transaction volumes and millions of identities at thousands of transactions per second.
Sep 22, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to another episode of ForgeTalks. My guest this week is ForgeRock VP of Cloud Success, Renee Beckloff. Renee's career has been connected to the cloud for the last 15 years, making her uniquely suited to help bust some pretty entrenched myths. She doesn't hold back in our discussion and shares why there has never been a better time for large enterprise customers to embrace the cloud.
Sep 10, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to ForgeTalks. In last week's episode, ForgeRock's VP of Product Management, Mary Writz, took me on a tour of the main landmarks of the ForgeRock Identity Platform, including Intelligent Access and ForgeRock Go. This week, we are treated to a local's tour of the platform. We'll travel "off the beaten road" and explore some of the hidden gems that the ForgeRock Identity Platform has to offer.
Sep 10, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
At ForgeRock we help people access the connected world. How do we achieve it? In part, with an important digital identity tool called Single Sign-On (SSO). What is SSO? How does it work? What is the purpose of it? I was joined this week by ForgeRock's VP of Product & Solution Marketing, Ashley Stevenson, who took me through the ins and outs of Single Sign-On, using an incredibly helpful (and slightly nostalgic) analogy.
Aug 27, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to another episode of ForgeTalks. The ForgeRock Identity Platform is a workhorse - covering every identity possible and offering a comprehensive set of capabilities. There are few people more knowledgeable about its depth and breadth than Mary Writz, VP of Product Management. In today's episode, Mary compares a tour of our platform to a traveler visiting Paris for the first time. For newcomers, the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre can't be missed.
Aug 25, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Welcome back to another episode of ForgeTalks. I was joined this week by ForgeRock Chief Evangelist Allan Foster, to talk about digital transformation, COVID-19 and the pivot to remote work and play. For those of you who know Allan, you know he can talk - so get comfy, you're in for a comprehensive discussion on the new digital experiences that have landed here on planet Earth.
Jan 5, 2021   |  By ForgeRock
For many organizations, finding the right balance between security and user experience can be a difficult task, and legacy systems often only pose more obstacles to the process. In order to deliver a secure and frictionless user experience, it is crucial for IAM leaders to leverage a modern identity platform that incorporates today's security principles into customized user journeys.
Jan 5, 2021   |  By ForgeRock
Before you start your next identity and access management deployment, read this e-book to discover why digital identity and connected vehicle security architectures are the key to continued success in the automotive industry. Whether you call it Smart Mobility, Autonomous Mobility, Sustainable or Eco-mobility, Urban Mobility, or another term, carmakers and suppliers must embrace new technology and business models as the auto industry transitions from car-centric B2B models to people-centric B2C models.
Jan 1, 2021   |  By ForgeRock
A large cause of this abandonment is customers becoming frustrated over the password reset process, with lengthy wait times for IT assistance to regain access. In the workplace, giving employees the ability to reset their own passwords can save your organization ~$140 per employee per year and eliminate the time spent waiting for IT help desk assistance.
Jan 1, 2021   |  By ForgeRock
In today's digital era, the insurance industry faces growing pressure on two fronts. First, firms must meet rising consumer expectations for a more modern, seamless, and convenient way of doing business. This includes unified access across products, a faster claims process, and greater transparency about data security and privacy. Second, established insurers must keep pace with innovations introduced by "insurtechs," including more personalized products, usage-based coverage, increased automation, and the ability to collect and analyze greater volumes of data more quickly.
Dec 1, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Digital transformation initiatives offer numerous benefits to organizations, and with the transition to an almost entirely virtual world over the past year, have become a high priority for companies across the globe. However, following closely on the heels of digital transformation efforts is its biggest challenge: online fraud.
Dec 1, 2020   |  By ForgeRock
Legacy Directory solutions were not designed to handle the growing amount of data we see today and, with the introduction of cloud and big data, they are struggling to keep up with demands. This has caused a number of challenges such as delayed retrieval times and increased risks to security and growth.

ForgeRock securely connects people, devices, and things, so every one and every thing can interact in today's IoT world. With billions of devices coming online every year, you need a flexible platform that scales.

The AI-powered ForgeRock Identity Platform is both comprehensive and simple-to-use. It is the only platform that: includes full-suite IAM and identity governance and administration (IGA) capabilities, can be implemented across an organization for all identities (workforce, consumers, things), and offers feature parity across all delivery options, including on-premises, any cloud environment, and as a service.

The ForgeRock Identity Platform:

  • Identity Management: Seamlessly manage identity relationships across all channels – on premises, in the cloud, and on mobile devices – for your consumers, workforce, and things.
  • Identity Governance: Manage and reduce the risk that comes with excessive or unnecessary access of users to applications, systems, and data.
  • Autonomous Identity: Improve security and compliance, increase productivity, and reduce costs by making the complete corporate entitlement landscape visible, predictable, and actionable through artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).
  • Access Management: Protect against the latest threats and drive personalization using the world’s only dynamic orchestration and intelligence engine, which captures rich context to make continuous access decisions.
  • Identity Gateway: Bridge identity and enforce security protocols easily and consistently across business apps, application programming interfaces (APIs), and microservices – all with one solution.
  • Directory Services: Prepare for rapid growth with a high-performance, resilient directory service designed to handle massive transaction volumes and address the latest security and privacy requirements.
  • Edge Security: Close the Internet of Things (IoT) security gap, and build trusted identity relationships with a secure solution that includes contextual security, open standards, and scalability to meet IoT-level demands.
  • Profile and Privacy Management: Provide a centralized dashboard for your customers to conveniently manage their profile and privacy preferences while ensuring compliance with data privacy regulations.
  • Identity Cloud: Identity Cloud offers the ForgeRock Identity Platform as a flexible, extensible, and customizable cloud service — making it the only comprehensive, integrated cloud platform on the market today.

One Platform. All Identities. Any Cloud.