Company earns top position in two of the analyst firm’s IAM Leadership Compass reports

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – May 14, 2019 –
One Identity, a proven leader in helping organizations get identity and access management (IAM) right, today announced the company was named a Leader in KuppingerCole’s 2019 Leadership Compass for Privileged Access Management (PAM) report.This recognition follows One Identity’s placement as Leader in KuppingerCole’s recent Leadership Compass for Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) report. 2

To compose the 2019 Leadership Compass PAM report, KuppingerCole Lead Analyst Anmol Singh evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of the 20 solution providers considered most significant in the PAM market. The report states, “One Identity has delivered on the proposed product roadmap that included some major milestones targeted at product enhancement, and with a strong execution, we expect it to succeed in the longer term with a clearer progression path for existing and new customers.”

One Identity’s PAM solutions are recognized in the PAM report for strengths in the following areas:

  • Strong feature set for both Unix/Linux and Windows environments
  • Established, industry-popular technology
  • Unix-AD bridging and privilege account management across hybrid AD environments
  • Global presence and strong partner ecosystem
  • Integration with One Identity Manager and other One Identity products

Also led by Singh, the 2018 Leadership Compass for IGA report presents an evaluation of leading IGA vendors based on criteria important for successful deployments. One Identity’s Identity manager was evaluated for this report, and according to Singh, “With one of the broadest ranges of provisioning connectors in the market and advanced role management capabilities, One Identity Manager offers Data Access Governance capabilities for managing access to unstructured data. The standard user interfaces of the product are innovative and have been significantly improved in the latest product release. Recent enhancements also include product re-architecture to make it more modular and scalable.”

Identity Manager is recognized in the IGA report for strengths in the following areas:

  • Innovative, user-friendly interfaces
  • Very good connector support and excellent depth of integration to target systems, particularly SAP
  • Integrates well with its access management and privilege management capabilities
  • Advanced role management with strong SOD support
  • Strong sales and marketing execution

In both the PAM and IGA reports, the company’s solutions received “strong positive” and “positive” scores in the evaluation across categories including Security, Functionality, Integration, Interoperability and Usability.

“At One Identity, we’re committed to delivering innovative PAM and IGA solutions that are simple to deploy and use, yet are comprehensive in their ability to help customers address their biggest challenges and effectively safeguard their enterprises,” said David Earhart, president & general manager, One Identity. “Being recognized as a leader in both the PAM and IGA Leadership Compass reports from KuppingerCole validates our continued commitment to innovation and helping our customers “get IAM right” across the PAM and identity governance and administration markets.”

To download a complimentary copy of the KuppingerCole Analysts 2019 Leadership Compass: Privileged Access Management report, click here. To access the 2018 Leadership Compass: Identity Governance and Administration report, click here.

1 -- KuppingerCole Analysts Leadership Compass: Privileged Access Management by Anmol Singh, March 2019
2 -- KuppingerCole Analysts Leadership Compass: Identity Governance and Administration by Anmol Singh, October 2018

About One Identity

One Identity, a Quest Software business, helps organizations get identity and access
management (IAM) right. With a unique portfolio of offerings including identity governance,
access management, privileged management, and identity as a service, One Identity helps
organizations reach their full potential, unimpeded by security, yet safeguarded against threats.
One Identity has proven unequalled in its commitment to its customers’ long-term IAM success.
More than 7,500 customers worldwide depend on One Identity solutions to manage more than
125 million identities, enhancing their agility and efficiency while securing access to their data -
wherever it might reside. For more information, visit

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