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The proliferation of "unfettered" cloud adoption risks undoing past progress unless fit-for-purpose governance practices are implemented.


  • Single sign-on remains an aspirational goal.

Features and Benefits

  • Discusses how password proliferation undermines security.
  • Learn why "low risk" cloud solutions are not "no risk."

Key questions answered

  • Why should identity integration be a non-negotiable for adopting new cloud services?
  • How can cloud strategy governance strike a balance that protects organizational integrity without imposing inflexibility?

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  • Summary
  • Password proliferation undermines security
  • Single sign-on remains an aspirational goal
  • "Low risk" cloud solutions are not "no risk"
  • Cloud strategies must identify minimal integration requirements


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