Gartner has coined the term “The Identity of Things “(IDoT) as “a new extension to identity management meant to encompass all identities, regardless of whether it is a person or device”. We like the concept, and our customer have dipped their toes in the waters and started incorporating IoT into their IAM strategies and roadmaps. Here’s a summary of Gartner’s thinking on this topic in this Security Week article: http://www.securityweek.com/iot-requires-changes-identity-and-access-management-space-gartner
The Identity of Things vs. Traditional IAM
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