Modernizing Legacy IGA to Move With the Speed of Business



Recorded on March 24, 2020


Hear Nabeel Nizar, SVP of Products, Saviynt and Swapnil Mehta, General Manager of Security, Persistent Systemsfor a webinar on modernizing legacy IGA to move with the speed of Business.

As organizations move their applications and infrastructure to the cloud, they need to adopt a modern Identity Governance platform that can support next-gen architecture as well as manage identity and access related security risks.

Saviynt is named as a leader in the 2019 Gartner magic quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration. Empowered with automation, Saviynt provides a single platform that covers data security, cloud security and cloud privileged access management.

To accelerate and support Identity Governance modernization initiatives, Persistent, a Saviynt IGA modernization partner, has developed UNITY – a platform to automate legacy IGA platform migration to Saviynt. 

Nabeel Nizar and Swapnil Mehta will share insights on –

  • The need to rethink IGA in the cloud-first architecture
  • Significance of PAM as an integral part of IGA
  • The challenges and gaps of legacy IGA platforms with high TCO and EOL exposure 
  • Best practice for IGA modernization
  • Persistent’s approach with assessment, and automation to Saviynt and how it significantly reduces costs, timelines and risk.

Nabeel Nizar is Senior Vice President of Soutions and Strategy. Nabeel leads the Worldwide Technical Solutions and Partner Engineering teams at Saviynt. His responsibilities include go-to-market messaging and enablement for field and channel sales, system integrators and strategic technology alliance partners. With more than 20 years of experience in the Identity & Access Management space, Nabeel has helped organizations develop their Identity and Security strategy to support Governance and Compliance frameworks. Prior to joining Saviynt, Nabeel was the Chief Evangelist and Identity Strategist for Novell, NetIQ and Microfocus, while working with Fortune 500 companies on the development of their IAM strategy.

Swapnil Mehta is General Manager, Identity Access and Security at Persistent Systems. He has 20+ years of experience with delivering Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions across leading organizations in FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 organizations. He has extensive knowledge and experience of IAM Advisory and implementing & managing complex projects to setup globally deployed IAM platforms.