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Find out what your peers are saying about CyberArk Identity vs. Symantec Siteminder and other solutions. Updated: May 2021.
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Pros
"The feature that we find most valuable is the ability to integrate multiple IDs for on-premises Active Directory.""The user self-service program and the Office 365 provisioning service feature are the most valuable. It is a very easy and feature-rich solution that gives priority to the users and security."

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"The most valuable feature is the integration with the Active Directory.""The single sign-on is the solution's most valuable feature""Symantec Siteminder Is both scalable and stable.""The solution is easy to use for our managers."

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Cons
"We would like to see an improvement in the ability to manage mobile devices.""They can include the Mobile Device Management (MDM) feature."

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"To add more value to this solution it needs to be more user-friendly.""We're currently unable to find information about if the solution can do a full implementation with SQL. Some better and more accessible documentation for new users or those curious about the product would be helpful.""Some of the new protocols, like OAuth 2.0, could be improved.""The technical support could be better."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"We find that the pricing and licensing of this solution is adequate, as compared to the other competitors in the market."

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"Symantec Siteminder is expensive; they could definitely do better on the price.""The licensing is fair for this solution."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: The user self-service program and the Office 365 provisioning service feature are the most valuable. It is a very easy and feature-rich solution that gives priority to the users and security.
Top Answer: They can include the Mobile Device Management (MDM) feature.
Top Answer: We sell as well as use this solution for our IT operations. We are using it for single sign-on. We are a small company, and we have a few users of this solution.
Top Answer: The solution is easy to use for our managers.
Top Answer: Some of the new protocols, like OAuth 2.0, could be improved. It would be nice to see a better cloud-based solution that's both easy and accessible for all organizations.
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10th
out of 28 in Access Management
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9.0
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out of 28 in Access Management
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7.8
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Also Known As
Idaptive
Single Sign-On, SiteMinder, CA SSO, Layer7 SiteMinder
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Overview

GRANT ACCESS TO YOUR WORKFORCE. GIVE NOTHING TO ATTACKERS.
Your users need quick access to a variety of business resources. You need confidence it’s them knocking – not an attacker. With CyberArk Workforce Identity, you can empower your workforce while keeping threats out.

Frictionless Sign On
Keep workers working, not logging in and out.

Adaptive Authentication
Make intelligent access decisions based on AI-powered analytics.

Secure Everywhere
Enable access across any device, anywhere at just the right time.

Symantec® SiteMinder is designed to secure the modern enterprise through a unified access management platform that applies the appropriate authentication mechanism to positively identify users; provides single sign-on and identity federation for seamless access to any application; enforces granular security policies to stop unauthorized access to sensitive resources; and monitors and manages the entire user session to prevent session hijacking. Finally, Symantec SiteMinder is battle-tested and has been deployed in the largest IT environments in the world.

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Sample Customers
MLB, Citi, Pfizer, SulAmerica, GE Capital, Shiseido
British Telecom, CoreBlox, DBS, HMS, Itera ASA and Simeo
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company41%
Energy/Utilities Company9%
Comms Service Provider7%
Government7%
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm41%
Insurance Company8%
Comms Service Provider8%
Healthcare Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company31%
Financial Services Firm17%
Comms Service Provider10%
Insurance Company8%
Company Size
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REVIEWERS
Small Business4%
Midsize Enterprise3%
Large Enterprise93%
Find out what your peers are saying about CyberArk Identity vs. Symantec Siteminder and other solutions. Updated: May 2021.
511,307 professionals have used our research since 2012.

CyberArk Identity is ranked 10th in Access Management with 2 reviews while Symantec Siteminder is ranked 8th in Access Management with 4 reviews. CyberArk Identity is rated 9.0, while Symantec Siteminder is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of CyberArk Identity writes "A stable solution for accessing on-premises active directory". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec Siteminder writes "Provides centralized and secure policy management on a large scale". CyberArk Identity is most compared with Azure Active Directory, Okta Workforce Identity, Microsoft Intune, SailPoint IdentityNow and LastPass Enterprise, whereas Symantec Siteminder is most compared with Okta Workforce Identity, PingID, Azure Active Directory, ForgeRock and PingAccess. See our CyberArk Identity vs. Symantec Siteminder report.

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