Understanding the Great Tech War

In 1939, the world plunged into the Second World War, lasting the better part of six years. All the major powers of the time were involved. Numerous fronts opened up, with large campaigns in Asia, Africa, Europe, and skirmishes even in the Americas. In the end, the victors set the policies that directed world affairs […]

Why Is Cloud Identity Such a Hard Problem?

Cloud identity management is a thorny, complex problem.  Will we eventually end up with comprehensive platforms for managing cloud identities instead of a series of point solutions?  I’m sure we probably will.  Will these broad solutions be coming in the near future?  Here, I’m a bit more skeptical.

Okta Nabs $25M for Identity Managment

Both GigaOm and TechCrunch are reporting that identity management startup Okta has raised $25 million in a new round of funding. The new C-round money brings the total funds raised to $52 million. Sequoia capital led the new round with existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, Floodgate, Greylock Partners, and Khosla Ventures, all in the mix as well. […]