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Identity and Access Management (IAM) Software

Identity and Access Management

What is Identity and Access Management Software?

Identity Access Management (IAM) is a software-based framework of policies and technologies for ensuring that an organization has the appropriate access to technology resources. Identity and access management systems identify, authenticate and authorize individuals who access IT resources.

Common Features

  • Provisioning Deprovisioning
  • Identity Governance
  • Mobility Support
  • Password Management
  • Web Cloud Single Sign on (SSO)
  • Advanced Provisioning
  • Privileged Access Management
  • Access Request Management
  • Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
  • Activity Monitoring Alerts
  • Reporting

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Products: 6
Next Award: Jan 2025

Top Identity and Access Management Software 2024

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Composite Score
8.7 /10
CX Score
8.8 /10

Okta's products manage identity and access for millions of people on millions of devices. We offer products in two lines: IT Products and Platform.

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Pros

  • Fair
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Acts with Integrity
Badge Winner
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Entra PIM

Composite Score
8.0 /10
CX Score
8.3 /10

Microsoft Entra ID ( Formerly Azure AD) Protect access to resources and data using strong authentication and risk-based adaptive access policies without compromising user experience. Provide a fast, easy sign-in experience across your multi cloud environment to keep your users productive, reduce time managing passwords, and increase productivity. Manage all your identities and access to all your applications in a central location, whether they’re in the cloud or on-premises, to improve visibility and control.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable
  • Caring
  • Performance Enhancing
SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc.

SailPoint IdentityNow

Composite Score
7.8 /10
CX Score
7.9 /10

Secure access to sensitive data, enhance audit response, and increase operational efficiencies for organizations of all sizes.

Pros

  • Effective Service
  • Caring
  • Unique Features
  • Inspires Innovation
Composite Score
7.7 /10
CX Score
8.1 /10

The Ping Identity Platform is comprised of a comprehensive suite of products and capabilities that work in harmony to deliver seamless, continuous and secure access to all applications. By quickly connecting millions of users and thousands of applications, we free enterprises to work without boundaries and accelerate digital transformation.

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Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable
  • Security Protects
  • Continually Improving Product
Badge Winner
Composite Score
7.5 /10
CX Score
7.6 /10

CyberArk Enterprise Password Vault is designed to discover, secure, rotate and control access to privileged account passwords used to access systems throughout the enterprise IT environment.

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Pros

  • Efficient Service
  • Includes Product Enhancements
  • Reliable
  • Saves Time
HID Global Corporation

HID DigitalPersona

Composite Score
6.8 /10
CX Score
6.9 /10

The HID DigitalPersona software offers a new way to provide authentication services to users. Whereas traditional 2FA/MFA solutions are stuck on “what you have/what you know”, DigitalPersona leverages an array of easily deployable authentication methods so users can quickly and easily gain access to their cloud applications, such as Microsoft 365, VPNs, corporate networks, Windows desktops, Citrix applications and more. Crossmatch was acquired by HID Global in September 2018.

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Pros

  • Respectful
  • Trustworthy
  • Effective Service
  • Acts with Integrity
Composite Score
6.4 /10
CX Score
6.5 /10

Part of a Complete Identity Platform. ID Plus (formerly RSA Via) is part of the AI-powered RSA Unified Identity Platform. The platform combines automated identity intelligence, authentication, access, governance, and lifecycle into one cohesive solution, to protect the gaps and blind spots that result from combining multiple point solutions.

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Pros

  • Security Protects
  • Saves Time
  • Helps Innovate
  • Respectful

Cons

  • Under Delivered

Safeguard your company's information assets with identity and access management and security compliance. Manage business continuity and minimize cost and risk with an approach to identity and access management that drives security compliance.

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Pros

  • Inspires Innovation
  • Fair
  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable

Cons

  • Charges for Enhancements
  • Wastes Time

Products below are ineligible for awards due to insufficient recent reviews

Exostar IAM Platform lets organizations provide secure access to applications and data with their customers, partners, and suppliers. The platform minimizes risk and ensures that resources and intellectual assets are protected, secure, and compliant.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
Composite Score
8.2 /10
CX Score
8.2 /10

Entrust IdentityGuard offers a broad range of authentication solutions built on decades of identity management and security expertise to help organizations like yours provide strong security and trusted access.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable
  • Enables Productivity
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