davekearns.per Dave Kearns
Senior Analyst

Dave spent 10 years as a network manager, ending up as Information Services Manager for the former Thomas-Conrad Corporation (now part of Compaq). In 1987, he was a founding SysOp of Novell’s Novell Support Connection service on Compuserve and served as the first president of the Association of NetWire SysOps. He’s a past recipient of NetWare Users International’s Nuggie award for “outstanding contributions.”

Dave was formerly Technical Editor of Networking Solutions magazine. His “Wired Windows” column appears in Network World magazine. He also writes frequently for PC World, The Novell Companion, World Wide Windows and NC World. He’s written, edited and contributed to a number of books on networking and is a frequent speaker before both trade and business groups.

In 2011, Dave Kearns joined the Analyst Group KuppingerCole as a Senior Analyst.


European Identity & Cloud Conference 2015
05/07/2015 17:00-18:00 Behavioral Analytics
The Anthem Breach and how it could have been Avoided
05/08/2015 13:30-16:00 Beyond your On-Premise IT: Privilege Management for Cloud, Virtualization, SDE, OT, and IoT More
European Identity & Cloud Conference 2013
05/15/2013 15:00-16:00 New EU Legislation Provides Framework for Identity Management More
05/16/2013 10:30-11:30 Federating Communities, Nations and Markets in a Big-Data Economy: Lessons learned from Academia to Governments and Enterprise… More
05/16/2013 14:00-15:00 The Future of Authentication and Authorization More
European Identity & Cloud Conference 2012
04/19/2012 15:00-16:00 Federation vs. Synchronization
What Federation is About – in Theory and in Practice
04/19/2012 17:30-18:00 Closing Keynote More
European Identity Conference 2011
05/11/2011 08:30-09:00 Integrated Identity Management More
05/11/2011 10:29-16:30 Identity Management World Café: Integrated IdM – and how to get there More
05/11/2011 11:30-12:30 Integrated Identity & Access Management World Café More
05/11/2011 16:30-17:30 Integrated Identity Management: Presentation of the results from the EIC 2011 World Café More
European Identity Conference 2010
05/04/2010 15:30-16:00 Convergence: Better Control, Lower Cost More
05/05/2010 10:30-11:30 5 Quick-Wins to Leverage your Existing Identity Infrastructure through Convergence More
05/05/2010 11:30-12:30 Converging User-centric & Enterprise-centric IDs – a Conversation with Kim Cameron More
05/06/2010 11:30-12:30 Manage Globally, Act Locally: How Context Virtualization will Change the Way We Secure Identities and Integrate Data
Directory Services in the Cloud
European Identity Conference 2009
05/05/2009 18:30-19:00 Risk Management for Better Health, Fiscal and Physical More
05/06/2009 17:30-18:00 Identity Management & GRC – A Powerful Team? More
2nd European Identity Conference
04/23/2008 09:30-10:00 Putting Identity in Context: putting the Context in Identity More
04/23/2008 11:30-12:30 The Future of Web Identity
OpenID, CardSpace & Co. – Escaping from Walled Gardens
04/24/2008 11:30-12:30 Virtual Directories and Beyond More


European Identity & Cloud Conference 2015
Identity Defined Security More
European Identity & Cloud Conference 2013
Authentication & Authorization More
Privacy by Design Roundtable More
Trust Frameworks More
European Identity & Cloud Conference 2012
Roundtable: Consumer Identity More
European Identity Conference 2011
Integrated Identity Management – Best practices for Implementing and Optimizing all Core IdM Elements More
European Identity Conference 2010
Cloud Platforms & Data Portability More
Value Through Convergence – Consolidate for Better Value, Efficiency and Security More
European Identity Conference 2009
Authentication, Physical & Logical Convergence More
Strong and Versatile Authentication More
2nd European Identity Conference
Context Based Authentication More
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