LOMBARD, Ill., Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Column Technologies, a global technology solutions company, today announced it has been named a preferred managed services provider in North America for SailPoint, which provides innovative solutions for identity governance, provisioning, password management and access management. Gartner® has named SailPoint a leader it the "Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration," and Deloitte has named SailPoint the fastest growing IAM company in North America for two consecutive years.
Under the terms of the partnership, Column Technologies will provide managed services with hosting options for SailPoint IdentityIQ. IdentityIQ is SailPoint's governance-based IAM software solution that delivers compliance, password management and provisioning. The solution allows enterprises to securely and effectively deliver and manage user access from any device to data and applications residing in the datacenter, on mobile devices, and in the cloud.
"We are thrilled to expand our already successful relationship with Column to provide another option for customers," said Kevin Cunningham, president and cofounder of SailPoint. "Through the alliance, companies can leverage IdentityIQ to address their complex IAM processes while turning to Column for expert management services."
"I am excited to enter into a tighter alignment with SailPoint," said Tim Yario, president of Column Technologies. "As a result, we think our clients will have an enhanced experience and perception of an already great brand."
Column Technologies has packaged managed services support level solutions that allow real-time IAM 24x7 application monitoring and support, remote administration and enhancement services. As part of managed services for SailPoint IdentityIQ, Column Technologies will offer four packages. Each package includes core component services: application task and system monitoring, incident management, 24x7 support, configuration and enhancement documentation, ongoing maintenance and patch management, unlimited serviced desk support, guaranteed service level agreements, monthly reporting and client access portal. Optional components are available, dependent on the package solution.
The Premium package includes a hosting option which will allow our customers to opt for a hybrid model where the managed services solution is customized down to the infrastructure ensuring cost avoidance and limiting risk.
About Column Technologies
Column Technologies is a global technology solutions company with over 350 employees, headquartered in the United States with offices in Canada, India, and the United Kingdom. For more information, email [email protected] or visit www.columnit.com.
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