Blog Posts by Chip Epps

About the Author

Chip Epps joined OneLogin in 2014 to help advance cloud security initiatives and the evolution of identity and access management. Having worked previously at Symantec, Trend Micro, and Websense he focused on securing virtual data centers and implementing SaaS-based compliance solutions. Prior to a career in security, Chip worked at Peregrine Systems (now HP), promoting ITSM and service management within a dynamic IT environment.

Everything has a Lifecycle - The Challenge of Managing Access to all your Services

As an employee, I feel an inherent sense of empowerment knowing that my employer will make available the right resources and services for me to do my job. I wanted to share a few data points from our partners to set the stage of what’s required to realize this goal.

September 8th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | product and technology

We are OneLogin

Last week OneLogin kicked off a recruiting campaign aimed at attracting engineers to our home office in San Francisco. Our ads placed in the BART public transit stations showed several OneLogin engineers telling their stories about working at OneLogin.

August 14th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | culture and news

Leader and Visionary - OneLogin

OneLogin Named a Leader in Cloud IAM Report

July 1st, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | culture and news

Taking Friction and Risk out of Customer Service with Identity as a Service

Our UK team just closed out the Zendesk Customer Event in London, as well as their Partner Summit June 15-17. Zendesk and OneLogin share a similar goal: deliver cloud services that minimize friction and risk to enterprises, and help these organizations propel their business forward.

June 16th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | culture and news

IAM Trifecta: Connect, MQ, and CIS

Not to marginalize the achievement of American Pharaoh in the Triple Crown, but the last 2 weeks also saw lots of activity in the cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM) space. I was fortunate to be involved in 3 activities that focused on IAM:

June 15th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | culture and news

Seeing is Believing - Key Cloud IAM Use Cases In Action

They say “a picture is worth a thousand words” and perhaps even more compelling is video. In the abstracted world of cloud where platforms and concepts evolve into meaningful product, the challenge is translating all this technology into tangible business value for the customer. This is where video comes in- show me!

May 15th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | product and technology

IAM Takes Center Stage at RSA 2015 Conference Increasing Cloud Security Risks Draw Focus to Identity and Authentication

This year’s RSA Conference proclaimed that IT security is more relevant than ever, and that both cloud service providers and the security community at large are quickly adapting to address today’s business challenges. While there were countless takeaways from the event, I wanted to share a few points that stood out.

April 23rd, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | culture and news

Overcoming Challenges in Deploying Cloud Applications

I was reviewing a Forrester Research report titled “Use Commercial IAM Solutions To Achieve More Than 100% ROI Over Manual Processes” from Dec 4, 2014, and the numbers just jumped out at me- the time is now to implement Cloud Identity & Access Management, or Identity as a Service (IDaaS) solutions. I saw process optimizations, cost savings, and security posture improvements in several areas:

March 10th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | product and technology

OneLogin at Gartner IAM Summit UK 2015

OneLogin is proud to be a sponsor of Gartner's Identity and Access Management Summit.

March 6th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | culture and news

The Physics behind Mobile Security- For Every Action there is a Reaction

Enterprises continue to respond to the ever changing business landscape- new agile competitors, new technologies, and new business models.

February 19th, 2015 | Posted by Chip Epps | product and technology