How Western Digital is Transforming its IAM Program to Support a Sustainable Business Model

Webinar Recording

Western Digital is leading the charge in data transformation by creating the right environment for its employees to thrive. In order to support its inclusive, forward-thinking, and sustainable business culture, they needed a more flexible identity and access governance program that could achieve business objectives in a secure and compliant manner.

In this webinar, Western Digital’s Kum Chai Shin, Global Director of Information Security, and Saviynt’s Yash Prakash, COO, showcased how Saviynt helped Western Digital transform their identity and access governance program toward a more flexible, secure and compliant future.

Points discussed:

  • How Western Digital consolidated and standardized its identity and access management, and enterprise resource management platforms to reduce workflow challenges for employees.
  • How enabling self-service access request capabilities made it more convenient for employees to access the tools they need to focus where it matters.
  • How the company applied risk analytics to its many silos of connected SaaS and on-prem applications to improve access visibility, reduce risk and ensure compliance.


Recorded on October 23, 2018



Kum Chai Shin
Global Director of Information Security
Western Digital

Yash Prakash