Gartner, Inc. has named CA Technologies, represented in Romania by its strategic partner SolvIT Networks, a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management, Worldwide 2017.* The report evaluated CA’s broad identity and access management portfolio and the company’s ability to execute and completeness of vision.
“Access managers have evolved from early ‘web access managers.’ Target applications may have traditional web application architectures using web browsers and web application servers, and these applications may run on customers’ premises or in the cloud. Capabilities have expanded to support native mobile or hybrid mobile applications. In addition, these applications may run on internet-connected things with or without human operators. Protected target resources may include on-premises or SaaS applications and web services APIs across business-to-employee (B2E), B2B and B2C use cases,” Gartner analysts Gregg Kreizman and Anmol Singh wrote.
CA’s access management technology supports hybrid IT environments with on-premises and cloud solutions such as CA Single Sign-On and CA Identity Service respectively. In addition, CA Advanced Authentication provides contextual, adaptive access; CA API Management enables the right users, partners and apps to access data; and CA Identity Suite and CA Privileged Access Manager round out the company’s access management solutions and capabilities managing access of employees and third parties to even a company’s most sensitive systems and data.
According to feedback about CA’s access management technology from a customer via IT Central Station, “It’s flexible, powerful, and super-performing. We can secure many access points, whether they are local apps, on-premises, or in the cloud with third parties, with partners, or with customers.”
“Our customers’ success depends on their ability to adapt to a changing market that includes maintaining and supporting mission critical on-premises applications while adopting modern cloud based applications and infrastructure,” said Mordecai Rosen, General Manager, CA Security business. “CA offers the flexibility and assurance in managing access in that hybrid IT environment with a proven security portfolio.”
“In the broad context tin which all businesses are moving towards the world of applications and cloud access is widely accepted, but also in more specific contexts like GDPR or PSD2, access to resources and applications, and managing this access, becomes an essential issue for large industries. We believe that CA Technologies access management solutions have proven maturity in practice and can provide sustainable solutions for the most diverse challenges organizations face today. “, said Mihai Scemtovici, General Manager, SolvIT Networks.
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* Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management, Worldwide, by Gregg Kreizman and Anmol Singh June 7, 2017.