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November 24, 2014 10:07 ET

Stack the Odds In Your Favor: Two Gartner IAM Conference Sessions Explain Why You Shouldn't Gamble With Access Risk

Learn How Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Uses Identity Analytics and Intelligence to Improve IAM Processes and Remediate Access Risk

WESTBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwired - November 24, 2014) - Join Courion®, a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration (IGA), and their customer Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, at Gartner's Identity & Access Management Summit taking place December 2-4 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Sessions presented by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Courion will touch on how the use of identity analytics and intelligence can improve IAM processes and remediate access risk.

Mark Teehan, Manager of IT Security at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, a full-service health benefits company, will present a case study that highlights how the organization leverages the intelligence capabilities in the Courion Access Assurance Suite™ to identify and remediate user access risks such as accounts with unnecessary privileged access, orphaned and abandoned accounts, and system or non-human accounts that call for administrative oversight. The Access Assurance Suite enables Harvard Pilgrim to provide access to users efficiently and effectively while also assuring that private patient data is protected in compliance with HIPAA, HITECH and other federal and state privacy and security regulations.

Session: How Harvard Pilgrim Health Care identifies and remediates access risk

Who: Mark Teehan, Manager, IT Security, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

When: Wednesday December 3, 2014, 10:15 a.m.

Where: Octavius 22, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

Nick Berents, Director of Product Marketing for Courion, will focus on how risk-aware identity and access management can help assess risk, and deter and detect a data breach. His session will detail firsthand how an Identity and Access Intelligence solution such as Access Insight™ can help diagnose access risk and provide an actionable remediation plan. Nick will also share recent survey findings on attitudes towards access risk among IT security executives.

Session: Assess Risk Before Your IAM Deployment

Who: Nick Berents, Director of Product Marketing, Courion

When: Tuesday December 2, 2014, 11:30 a.m.

Where: Octavius 7, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

Attendees can learn more about Courion's intelligent IAM solution at booth 210 on the exhibition floor and complimentary copies of the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant for IGA will be available to those who visit the booth.

For more information about the conference, please click here. To learn more about Courion's market-leading intelligent identity and access management solutions, contact 866.Courion or

About Courion
Courion is the market leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM), from provisioning to governance to Identity and Access Intelligence (IAI). Many of the world's largest enterprises and organizations rely on Courion's solutions to confidently provide open and compliant access to thousands of employees while protecting critical company data and assets from unauthorized access. Courion has offices and operations in the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia. To learn more about how you can add intelligent identity and access management solutions to your security controls, contact 866.Courion or

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