Exostar VP Presents at Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2008

HERNDON, Va. , June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Vijay Takanti, Exostar's vice president of security and collaboration solutions, will discuss breakthrough innovation and real-world experiences in extending federated identity frameworks 'beyond the four walls' at the prestigious Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit in London this week.

Takanti will speak on behalf of the TransGlobal Secure Collaboration Program, the aerospace and defense industry consortium focused on ensuring secure information sharing in a global marketing place and the Liberty Alliance, whose members are defining open standards that support a holistic approach to identity management. His remarks will illustrate how the Identity Assurance Framework used by the aerospace and defense (A&D) community provides shared trust definitions, systems and processes for trust governance, and certification of trust levels, which are essential for moving the concept into commercial adoption.

WHO: Vijay Takanti, Vice President of Security and Collaboration Solutions at Exostar, and Design Authority Lead for the TSCP

WHAT: Panel Discussion: "Identity Assurance -- Establishing Common Levels of Trust"

About Exostar

Exostar's Trusted Workspace powers secure multi-enterprise information sharing, collaboration and business process integration throughout the extended value chain. Exostar was founded in 2000 to support the complex trading needs of the world's largest aerospace and defense companies, including BAE SYSTEMS, The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin Corp., Raytheon Co. and Rolls-Royce. Exostar's identity assurance products and on-demand business applications reduce risk, improve agility and strengthen trading partner relationships and profitability for over 40,000 companies worldwide. For more information, please visit http://www.exostar.com.

SOURCE Exostar