There are many great things about the new world of mobile and cloud applications. They enable us to be more connected and productive in our daily lives, whether it be tracking our exercise with a mobile app, banking on our phones, or seamlessly accessing the same data – whether it be for business or personal reasons – across all of our devices. But for those of us who are tasked with enabling these new experiences for consumers of our organizations’ existing services and assets, access from these new platforms present a myriad of new complications. Tops on most list of most enterprises is how to secure access from mobile and cloud applications. In his talk, Greg will introduce the emerging standards for API access control, and provide a few ideas about how to get started providing APIs in a secure way.