Identiv Identity New Perimeter

Identiv, Inc. has made available an Internet of Things (IoT) thought leadership paper entitled “Identity Is the New Perimeter: Embracing the Identity of Things” featuring Gartner research “The Identity of Things for the Internet of Things” by Earl Perkins and Ant Allan. Written for security leaders in digital business, the paper explores the importance of identity and authentication in the connected world that makes up the Internet of Things (IoT).

“As the world connects and the lines between our physical and virtual worlds blur, Identity and Access Management (IAM) leaders are increasingly aware that a secure Identity for every thing is an essential foundation for a safe and secure IoT – Identity is the new perimeter of security,” according to Jason Hart, CEO of Identiv. “Companies throughout markets such as healthcare, fitness wearables, payments, mobile, cars and toys are scrambling to take part in the IoT revolution. Secure Identity must be at the core of every IoT solution – not an afterthought.”

This complimentary research report is now available at

About Identiv

Identiv is a global security technology company that establishes identity in the connected world, including premises, information, and everyday items. CIOs, CSOs and product departments rely upon Identiv’s trusted identity solutions to reduce risk, achieve compliance and protect brand identity. Identiv’s trust solutions are implemented using standards-driven products and technology, such as digital certificates, trusted authentication, mobility and cloud services.