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Rakesh Soni

Rakesh Soni

Soni is the CEO and co-founder of LoginRadius - a leading Customer Identity Management Platform. He has always been interested in innovation and creating a better experience to connect users to websites. He loves art and his dream office would have pet birds in the rafters! Connect with Soni on LinkedIn or Twitter.

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CIAM Continues to Draw Attention as Akamai Acquires Janrain

In the past few years, customer identity and access management (CIAM) has been recognized as an independent solution, particularly compared to enterprise IAM. This recognition comes from both analyst firms and from some major acquisitions happening in the space.

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Looking for a Gigya Alternative? Try LoginRadius, a Superior and Modern Identity Platform

The customer identity space is in a dynamic phase, with lots of activity around mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and investment. One notable event was the SAP acquisition of Gigya in late 2017. Now that a year has gone by, existing Gigya contracts are ending. Engineers are probably thinking that everything’s fine and that not much has changed with their customer identity solution. But as a leader, you should be worried. The Gigya technology may not have changed (yet) but the company that delivers it has changed significantly.

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Put Customer Data Security FIRST to Avoid Breaches Like Marriott’s

Whatever the cause of the breach, the fact that it flew under the radar for so long tells me that securing customer accounts was not the number one priority for Marriott’s board and CEO. Now they’re also facing down a security mess caused by their own negligence. So what must companies do to avoid data breaches like Marriott’s?

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