RESEARCH / Gartner

The Importance of Data in IAM

New research by Gartner® outlines the important role of data management in a successful IAM strategy.



What is your identity management strategy?

Is identity data a help or a hindrance in your org?

  • The diversity and volume of data involved in IAM presents a management challenges  
  • Modern IAM tools were built for “action”—not data management 
  • Most organizations struggle with data availability and quality 
  • AI/ML is the future—but you can’t use it without high quality data 
With Great IAM, Comes Great ROI
Embrace Data Management

Make identity data your team’s greatest asset 

Implement data management strategies to realize better decisions, save time and money, and prepare for AI technology.
  1. Prioritize IAM data improvements for better, faster program outcomes 
  2. Organizations need an identity data management specialist to handle data complexity 
  3. Build a clear roadmap for IAM data quality, availability and integration improvements
  4. Understand essential capabilities like data mapping, translating, and observability in data management  
  5. Apply Gartner’s “visibility, intelligence, action” model to data for best results  

Four Steps to Improve IAM Capabilities Using Data Management Top Practices

“Organizations that adopt leading data management practices in support of their IAM will realize 40% improvement in time to value delivery for key IAM program objectives than their peers."

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Build your identity data management program

RadiantOne specializes in identity data management. See how our platform aligns with Gartner’s recommendations.

Integrate identity across all stores and build context-driven data views

The process for intelligently integrating identity and designing complete, contextual views is a no-brainer with RadiantOne Integration. Wizards help you to design views of data from a variety of sources, making unification a straightforward point-and-click flow.


See who, what, and why from one control plane

IAM teams need visibility into data, access, and security gaps get all that and more with Observability.

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Keep identity data up-to-date no matter the source or the destination

Push and pull identity data across consuming applications and existing identity stores to reduce confusion and keep things clean.


Raise the bar on your IAM

Let’s talk about how Radiant Logic can improve your IAM performance.

Gartner, 4 Steps to Improve IAM Capabilities Using Data Management Top Practices, 24 August 2023, By Nathan Harris, Ehtisham Zaidi, et. Al.

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