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Architecting a Cloud-Scale Identity Fabric
March 2011 (vol. 44 no. 3)
pp. 52-59
Eric Olden, Symplified
The cloud has not kept pace with the enormous volume of user identities that network administrators must manage and secure. An identity fabric that links multiple applications to a single identity would address this problem, enabling full-scale cloud adoption.

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Index Terms:
Cloud computing, Cloud security, Identity management, Federated identity
Eric Olden, "Architecting a Cloud-Scale Identity Fabric," Computer, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 52-59, March 2011, doi:10.1109/MC.2011.60
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