DUBLIN, Ohio, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- KuppingerCole's latest Leadership Compass report on Cloud-based Provisioning, Access Governance and Federation (IDaaS B2E) named EmpowerID as a Product Leader, an Innovation Leader, and an Overall Leader.
KuppingerCole, a respected global analyst focused on Information Security, examined 24 vendors in the Identity as a Service, Business to Enterprise market (IDaaS B2E) market. EmpowerID was named as a Product Leader, a category which ranks vendors by functional strength and completeness of solution. KuppingerCole stated in the report that EmpowerID "delivers a very broad feature set for Identity and Access Management, going well beyond Identity Provisioning but with tight integration to these core features."
KuppingerCole further recognized EmpowerID as an Innovation Leader, a measure of the platform's support for "leading-edge new features which deliver emerging customer requirements," and finally as an Overall Leader which measures leadership across all the factors they evaluate.
KuppingerCole noted that EmpowerID "takes a unique approach to IAM/IAG. It is built from scratch on a Business Process Management/Workflow platform" and the ability to modify and create visually designed workflows, "allows for great flexibility, while the product also delivers a broad set of out-of-the-box features."
Among top product leaders, EmpowerID differentiates itself by its innovative "everything is a workflow" approach to Identity and Access Management. Of EmpowerID, KuppingerCole stated "EmpowerID is a very interesting and innovative solution. It provides a well thought-out and flexible approach for Cloud IAM/IAG with strong Identity Federation and authentication support."
KuppingerCole also assigned EmpowerID the strongest ratings possible for the security, interoperability and usability subcategories of the Leadership Compass report.
The strength of EmpowerID's industry leading Identity and Access Management, Governance and Privileged Access Management feature set is derived from its all-in-one approach. It uses a single codebase, a common management console, and modern HTML5 adaptive user interfaces to combine high scalability and performance into a superior user experience. EmpowerID offers an Identity Warehouse to manage employee, partner, and consumer identities which are automated and secured by an Adaptive Authentication Engine, a powerful RBAC/ABAC engine, and over 750 out of the box workflows.
The breadth of EmpowerID's platform allows enterprises around the globe to extend their boundaries and to manage internal and client identities in on-premise, Cloud and hybrid environments.
About EmpowerID | The All-in-One Identity Management and Cloud Security Platform
EmpowerID is an award winning all-in-one Identity Management and Cloud Security suite that is responsible for managing millions of Cloud and on-premise identities for diverse enterprises around the globe. It delivers the broadest range of ready to use IAM functionality available from one integrated platform. In-depth, out of the box, solutions include: Single Sign-On, user provisioning, identity governance, group management, role mining, delegated identity administration, password management, Privileged Access Management, access management for SharePoint and Office 365, and an identity platform for application developers.
The EmpowerID platform leverages a single sophisticated role and attribute-based authorization engine that handles complex organizations as well as multi-tenant SaaS providers. The latest advances in machine learning and role mining analytics assist organizations in discovering the optimal role model to minimize administrative workloads, reduce costs and improve governance. A visual workflow process model and design studio with over 750 ready to use IAM workflows ensure that security processes can be adapted to meet the unique business needs of an organization in less time and at a lower cost than other alternatives.