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Identity is a huge issue for organizations in efforts to know who and what are inside the network with access to data and information.


  • Cloud-based alternatives to on-premises deployments are increasingly popular in the effort to address business problems around identity management.

Features and Benefits

  • Explains the advantages of IDaaS vis-a-vis on-premises IAM.
  • Describes why IDaaS is suited to B2B and B2C identity services.

Key questions answered

  • What challenges does B2C represent for IAM systems?
  • What issues can IDaaS address in B2B identity?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • An alternative to on-premises identity management
  • Top five business problems addressed by IDaaS


  • Further reading
  • Author