2020 Vendors to Know: Identity Governance

Vendors to Know Identity Governance 2020

Solutions Review’s listing of the Vendors to Know: Identity Governance is a mashup of products that best represent current market conditions, according to the crowd. Our editors selected the privileged access management products listed here based on each solution’s Authority Score, a meta-analysis of real user sentiment through the web’s most trusted business software review sites and our own proprietary five-point inclusion criteria.

Who are the sixteen Vendors to Know in Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) in 2020? 

The editors at Solutions Review continually research the most prominent and influential Identity Governance vendors to assist buyers in search of the tools befitting the needs of their organization. Choosing the right vendor and solution can be a complicated process; it requires constant market research and often comes down to more than just the solution and its technical capabilities. To make your search a little easier, we listed the Vendors to Know in Identity Governance.  

Note: Companies are listed in alphabetical order.

2020 Vendors to Know: Identity Governance  

Broadcom

Since acquiring CA Technologies in 2018, Broadcom has folded CA Technologies’ end-to-end Identity Management portfolio with its Identity Suite. IGA Layer7 provides an integrated solution for privileged user governance, role discovery, lifecycle management, and identity compliance. Broadcom was named to the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020 as a Leader.  

Fischer Identity

Fischer Identity Identity Governance ToolsFischer Identity provides Compliance and Audit features as part of its IAM solution: Identity as a Service (IaaS). It offers Access Governance features to automatically and reliably control user accounts and privileges across internal and external systems based on user risk profiles and roles. It appeared in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020. 

HID Global

HID GlobalHID Global’s solutions can integrate into existing business systems, both analog and digital. Its solutions feature advanced multifactor authentication, credential management, and analytics. HID Global is perhaps most prominently known as a biometric authentication solution provider, but its capabilities also allow for extensive granular and multifactor authentication protocols as well as extensive access governances.

IBM

IBM Identity Governance ToolsIBM Security’s Identity Governance and Administration suite—Identity Governance and Intelligence (IGI)—combines solutions for strong automation and governance. IGI covers enterprises’ user lifecycle management, access risk assessment and mitigation, certification, password management as well as analytics and reporting. IBM was named a Leader in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020. 

Identity Automation

identity automationIdentity Automation’s, RapidIdentity, supports not only identity governance and administration capabilities but automated provisioning, and access and account management as well. Its Identity Governance solution ensures access controls are maintained and updated through business and data changes via a simplified policy configuration. Identity Automation appeared in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020.  

Micro Focus

Vendors to Know Identity Governance 2020Micro Focus offers both the NetIQ Identity Management and NetIQ Identity Governance suites. The latter suite is offered with several optional add-ons, such as Access Review—an identity governance add-on—and the NetIQ Access Governance Suite (AGS). Micro Focus’ Data Access Governance allows control over unstructured data and for greater visibility into data access. It appeared in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020.   

Omada

Omada 2020The Omada Identity Suite (OIS) provides an enterprise platform for identity management and identity governance that is available either by component or as a comprehensive system. OIS features a flexible data model, excellent dashboards and powerful reporting capabilities, including closed-loop reporting. In 2019 it appeared in the Gartner Critical Capabilities and as a Leader in the IGA Magic Quadrant.   

One Identity

One Identity Identity Governance ToolsOne Identity offers its Identity Governance Solution. The One Identity solution provides a unified governance foundation that addresses enterprise management, auditing, and industry compliance needs. One Identity offers different “editions” offered to different verticals, including communications, banking, insurance, and media services. In 2020, it received the title a Leader in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration. 

Oracle

oracleThe Oracle Identity Governance (OIG) Suite is an integrated solution that centralizes security for applications and web services. It provides actionable identity intelligence through automated controls, rich dashboards, and risk-based analytics. OIG is a highly complex, scalable, and flexible product. It also appeared in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020 as a Leader.   

Ping Identity

Ping IdentityPing Identity’s PingDataGovernance solution is designed to provide centralized, fine-grain policy control over access to enterprises’ stored identities and profiles for users and third parties alike. PingDataGovernance can restrict internal and external applications from accessing specific attributes, databases, or entire identity profiles, preventing access creep or misuse of credentials.  

PlainID

PlainIDPlainID integrates with leading identity governance and administration solutions providing a real-time, policy-based Authorization Platform. It offers a policy-based access control (PBAC) solution that simplifies authorization to one point of decision, one point of control, and one point of view across enterprises’ cloud, mobile, and legacy applications. The policy-based access control solution is designed to replace legacy role-based and attribute-based authorization solutions.

RSA

RSARSA offers identity governance and administration through its RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle solution. It provides a common foundation for managing policies, controls, risks, assessments, and deficiencies across your lines of business and even including third-parties. In 2020, Symphony Technology Group acquired RSA. Also, RSA appeared in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020.

SailPoint

SailPointSailPoint’s IdentityIQ, offered as a standalone on-premises product with several optional add-ons, is well-regarded for its strong identity governance capabilities and provisioning capabilities. It specializes in hybrid IT environments and even offers hosted managed services for governance. Also, it appeared as a Leader in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020.  

Saviynt

SaviyntSaviynt’s identity governance solutions enable enterprises to secure their applications, data, and corporate infrastructure in a single cloud or on-premise platform. It approaches identity governance holistically, moving beyond core identity governance to incorporate cloud security, application GRC, and access governance. Saviynt was named as a Leader in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration 2020. 

Simeio

SimeioSimeio offers its own identity governance and administration service. That service, its Identity Orchestrator platform, automates compliance reporting and protects against both internal and external threats with password and role management, access creep prevention, segregation of duties enforcement, and identity proofing. Additionally, it received recognition in the KuppingerCole IGA Leadership Compass for 2020.  

Tools4Ever

Tools4everTools4ever develops and provides standardized and affordable Identity Governance & Administration (IGA) solutions that can be deployed and adopted within a few weeks and are easily managed by enterprise IT security teams. It also offers an in-house team of IT consultants to assist with IGA deployment and implementations, as well as self-service resets, centralized access reporting, audit logs, and SSO which all facilitate identity governance. 

To learn more about the 2020 Vendors to Know: Identity Governance, check out Solutions Review’s other resources, including our Buyer’s Guide. We cover the top providers and their key capabilities in detail.

Ben Canner

Ben Canner is an enterprise technology writer and analyst covering Identity Management, SIEM, Endpoint Protection, and Cybersecurity writ large. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from Clark University in Worcester, MA. He previously worked as a corporate blogger and ghost writer. You can reach him via Twitter and LinkedIn.
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