Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) Model: A Simple Explanation for My 5 Year Old Niece

I had the pleasure of hosting a family gathering during the holidays and my five year old niece, Sophia, came up to me and asked me what I do while I sat in front of a computer all day. Having been a sales engineer for over 20 years, I never thought that the most challenging part of my career would be explaining what I do to my niece. As I thought about how to respond, I felt a little hand yank on my arm and her say, “Hello, Uncle, are you there?” I told Sophia, “Look at my screen and point at three things…

The True Unified Identity Platform for CASB Solutions

If you’re an avid NBA basketball fan like myself, you might consider Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen to be the greatest duo to play the game, others may consider it to be Shaq and Kobe. For non-basketball fans, perhaps you believe it to be Batman and Robin or Han Solo and “The Wookie” Chewbacca. In their own rights, each are dynamic duos because one compliments the other and represented NBA domination, good triumphing evil, or The Republic emerging victorious over the The Galactic Empire. Today, Centrify is announcing partnerships with five market leading CASBs (Cloud Access Security Brokers) – CloudLock,…