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Simplifying Identity Management in the Cloud Era

At Cloud Expo, Microsoft’s Keith Mayer to discuss how to increase security for applications in the cloud era

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Identities are everywhere today. Much more than just providing access and auditing for on-premises applications and corporate desktops, organizations are now tasked with provisioning, managing and securing identities for applications running on-premises, in the cloud and on mobile devices. This can be challenging - seemingly forcing many organizations down the path of managing identities individually on an app-by-app basis or implementing complex federated security scenarios that are difficult to maintain.

In his session at 14th Cloud Expo, Keith Mayer, Senior Technical Evangelist at Microsoft, will discuss the streamlined identity strategies that organizations can implement today to simplify provisioning, unify management and increase security for applications in the Cloud era.

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Speaker Bio:
Keith Mayer is a Senior Technical Evangelist at Microsoft focused on Datacenter Infrastructure, Virtualization, Identity Management and Cloud platforms. Keith has over 20 years of experience as a technical leader of complex IT projects, in diverse roles, such as Network Engineer, IT Manager, Technical Instructor and Consultant. He has consulted and trained thousands of IT Pros worldwide on design of enterprise technology solutions.

Keith is currently certified on several Microsoft technologies, including Private Cloud, System Center, Hyper-V, Windows, Windows Server, SharePoint and Exchange. He also holds other industry certifications from VMware, IBM, Cisco, Citrix, HP, CheckPoint, CompTIA and Interwoven.

You can follow Keith online at http://KeithMayer.com

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