The Identity and Access Management (IAM) market is undergoing significant changes as behavioral analysis and zero trust become an increasingly important part of access management products.
More users than ever are accessing applications remotely, so limiting the access of remote employees, partners and customers is critical. A product single sign-on static (SSO) or multi-factor authentication (MFA) will not reduce it at the enterprise level, where the cost of a breach is high. These costs can include data loss, intellectual property theft, damaged customer trust and reputation, incident response costs, and downtime. Here are the top 5 IAM solutions available in West Africa:
Cisco’s acquisition of Duo Security in 2018 gave the network giant a strong presence in both IAM and zero trust. With its Tetration micro segmentation technology, SD-Access framework and NAC identity services solution, Cisco is perhaps the only vendor to cover IAM, zero trust, micro segmentation and access control. to the network. The company's large portfolio places it in a unique position to be a player in the evolution of access management and the zero trust market. Cisco's IAM solution is based on:
Oracle has developed a strong suite of identity and access management products spanning the cloud and on-premises. Contextual access products integrate with a wide range of applications, servers and systems, including custom applications. It scores high for ease of deployment, authentication and access management, single sign-on and support, and user perception of value is above average. The Oracle solutions are divided into 5 products:
Okta has long been a leader in access management, authentication and single sign-on. With a simple and easy to manage SaaS approach, Okta offers users a way to implement IAM and zero trust without too much complexity. Behavioral tracking is a plus, and the product offers a number of authentication options including multi-factor, single sign-on and biometric. Based on workforce identity, customer identity and platform
Acquired in 2020 by CyberArk, Idaptive offers single sign-on, multi-factor authentication and lifecycle management. identities for employees, third parties, endpoints, mobile devices and consumer users. Behavior analysis sets a baseline for users and can trigger alerts and access changes when abnormal behavior is detected. Idaptive gets solid marks for its capabilities, value, ease of deployment, and support. It is one of the best products on the market for adaptive access control.
IBM Security Verify Access users are generally satisfied with the capabilities of the solution. The software product generally offers better functionality than the SaaS product, but IBM gets solid marks from users across the board, even in terms of price, where it ranks in the top half of IAM products. Its advanced features are also very popular with users. IBM solutions are:
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