A Six-Step Process For Managing Cloud Entitlements

Shai Morag By Shai Morag

If your cloud strategy and infrastructure is stressing you out, you’re not alone. As companies add more and more cloud…

If your cloud strategy and infrastructure is stressing you out, you’re not alone. As companies add more and more cloud services and providers, the process of managing entitlements becomes more and more complicated. Multicloud environments make it even more complicated because entitlements aren’t always defined consistently.

It's clear that organizations need the right tools to help ensure the accounts and privileges in their cloud infrastructure aren’t overprivileged. It's also important to monitor, control and protect admin access. Ensuring least privilege is no small task as evidenced by our recent IDC survey, which found that 50% of large organizations that tried to implement least privilege failed. A full lifecycle approach is what's needed for identity and access management. In his latest article for the Forbes Technology Council, Ermetic CEO and co-founder Shai Morag explains six best practices for accomplishing it.

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