07.6.2021 - Securing the Cloud With Biometric Data

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Despite being the most common way to secure an account, passwords themselves are often unsecure. Many employees reuse passwords for cloud access and other systems, making it easier for cybercriminals to obtain or guess them. If companies hope to secure their cloud data, they must move away from these breach-prone authentication methods. View the full article at TheChief.IO.com. ...

03.31.2021 - Small and Mid-Sized Businesses Have New Alternative For Identity Access Management Security

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Tampa, FL, March 31, 2021 – Optimal IdM, a leading provider of Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions, today announced new tiered offerings of the award winning OptimalCloud™ platform. The new multi-tenant, cloud-based offerings are designed for small and mid-sized businesses and will be available beginning March 31, 2021 at https://signup.theoptimalcloud.com/. ...

02.10.2021 - How to Prepare for Another WFH Quarter?

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There are both positives and negatives with a work from home (WFH) centric economy. As we near the one-year mark of being on a pandemic shutdown, here are some ways you can prepare for another quarter of remote work for your business and employees. Read the full article here!

11.11.2020 - How To Secure Employees’ Home Networks

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Nearly 50% of remote workers worry about security threats, so they should be more receptive to instruction. Inform them of ways to spot phishing attempts and how to secure their networks. If you’ve provided them with the proper tools, which you should, remember to teach workers how to use them. Read the full article below or at https://internationalsecurityjournal.com/secure-employees-home-networks. ...

10.19.2020 - Optimal IdM Named a Contender in 2020 CIAM Report

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Tampa, FL, October 19, 2020 – Optimal IdM, a leading provider of Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) solutions, has announced it has been positioned as a contender in The Forrester Wave™: Customer Identity And Access Management, Q4 2020. The Forrester Wave CIAM report helps security and risk (S&R) professionals select the right vendor for their needs. The thirteen most significant CIAM vendors are included and each has “…a thought-leading, productized portfolio of products and services.” According to the report, “[Forrester] included CIAM vendors that demonstrated thought leadership and solution strategy execution by regularly updating and improving their productized product and model portfolio. Customers of vendors had to report that the solution is purpose-built for customer-facing identity and access management.” ...


  • The database in which all of your organization’s sensitive identity data is stored.
  • A digital ledger in which digital transactions are recorded chronologically and publicly.
  • Securely managing customer identity and profile data, and controlling customer access to applications and services.
  • The means of linking a person's electronic identity and attributes, stored across multiple distinct identity management systems.
  • A legal framework that sets guidelines for the collection and processing of personal information of individuals within the EU.
  • The policy-based centralized orchestration of user identity management and access control.
  • An authentication infrastructure that is built, hosted and managed by a third-party service provider.
  • A security system that requires more than one method of authentication from independent categories of credentials to verify the user's identity for a login or other transaction.
  • A global provider of innovative and affordable identity access management solutions. 
  • Managing and auditing account and data access by privileged users.
  • Tools and technologies for controlling user access to critical information within an organization.
  • An authentication process that allows a user to access multiple applications with one set of login credentials.

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