SailPoint IdentityIQ Review
What used to be very complex can be simplified if implemented correctly.

Primary Use Case

Enterprise application provisioning and certifications. Provisioning automatically grants access to users based on pre-qualified variables like job function, region, etc; Certification feature of IIQ allows teams to go back and validate that access is still valid, limiting access to those who need

Improvements to My Organization

Improved visibility into who has access to what improved ability to validate and certify enterprise access to sensitive applications, useful for measurement and forecasting.

Valuable Features

Automated provisioning platform, certification because it helps with automatically provisioning users based on discreet roles, access profiles, across many different applications.

What used to be very complex can be simplified if implemented correctly.

Room for Improvement

Some of the configuration options could be more automated, but this is a complex problem and I do not expect a simple solution.

Use of Solution

One to three years.

Stability Issues


Scalability Issues


Customer Service and Technical Support

Excellent, they have a well supported active community of experts and support personnel.

Previous Solutions


Initial Setup

It can be a bit complex and requires training and a strong background in IT systems and some software development, but other than that it can be learned over time.

Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing


Other Solutions Considered

I implement enterprise software solutions for my clients and SailPoint happens to be one of them.

Other Advice

Work with experience solutions experts who have worked with this tool before. Complement them with experience, and the tools needed to succeed including strong testing and development, project management and team support.

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: We are implementers of SailPoint software at this time. We also implement our own supply chain management software as well as expertise with Oracle database technologies.

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