KuppingerCole Report: Leadership Compass, Access Management and Federation
With growing demand of business for tighter communication and collaboration with external parties such as business partners and customers, IT has to provide the technical foundation for such integration. Web Access Management and Identity Federation are key technologies for that evolution. They enable organizations to manage access both from and to external systems, including cloud services, in a consistent way. Organizations have to move forward towards strategic approaches to enabling that integration, in support of the Extended and Connected Enterprise.
This KuppingerCole Leadership Compass provides an overview of the Web Access Management and Identity Federation market segment, this Leadership Compass will help identity vendors that customers should look at more closely.