Nick Nikols is taking the position of Vice President of Product Management over the Identity and Security Management business unit.
Before leaving Novell for Burton Group, Nick led the Novell engineering team that delivered Novell’s Identity Management and Provisioning offering (formerly known as DirXML). He was one of the principal inventors of Novell’s DirXML technology and he also invented Novell’s eDirectory Filtered Replication technology.
As a senior analyst with Burton Group’s Identity and Privacy Strategies service for the past 3 years, Nick is recognized as an industry expert in identity and security management. He has published many reports including: Preparing for Directory and Identity Management Deployments, Directory Market Landscape, Windows Server 2003 Active Directory, Identity Integration, Provisioning, Virtual Directory Services, Identity Governance, and Fine-grained Authorization.
Welcome back, Nick!