In this issue: Build vs. Buy Dilemma; Retailer Challenges; Gartner IAM Summit Tckets
The Optimal Brief | October 2018
IAM Solutions:
Build vs. Buy
The build versus buy dilemma is one that nearly every company debates internally. This discussion often surfaces when the I.T. department wants to consider a purchase for software that either the in-house developers or CIO feels could be done in house. Why pay for what you can do yourself? There are a number of variables that should drive this discussion.

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December 3 - 5, 2018
Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2018
Las Vegas, NV
Identity Management
Challenges for Retailers
Identity is today’s firewall! And protecting consumer identity is just one issue companies face. Retail is a good example.

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