By Soujanya Madhurapantula. Let’s start with what a trade management system is, what it does, and what are some of its shortcomings. What is a Trade Management System Export control can get pretty messy, especially when you consider how a typical company will be operating according to the rules of multiple jurisdictions at any given … More Managing Export Compliance with Trade Management IT Systems
By Mandy Pang. I just got back from MS Tech Ed in New Orleans. The hot topic was obvious: Microsoft’s new cloud platform, Windows Azure. I attended multiple sessions (such as this one), and a central message was how easy Azure makes it for IT organizations to move their resources and applications to the cloud. … More A Report From MS TechED 2013: Are We Moving Our Authorization Overhead to the Cloud?
By Andy Han. I have been following the blog debate over the death of XACML spurred by Andres Cser at Forrester. The conversation reminded me of a similar debate we had here at NextLabs over eight years ago. In 2004, XACML was dead. I think there was one commercial product. But the security market was … More XACML is Growing Up