Compare IBM Security Access Manager vs. PingID

IBM Security Access Manager is ranked 14th in Access Management with 2 reviews while PingID is ranked 9th in Access Management with 4 reviews. IBM Security Access Manager is rated 7.6, while PingID is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of IBM Security Access Manager writes "Secure access with authentication and good technical support, but needs a more simplified user interface". On the other hand, the top reviewer of PingID writes "A very sound product that's stable and offers good technical support". IBM Security Access Manager is most compared with Okta, Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium and ForgeRock, whereas PingID is most compared with SailPoint IdentityIQ, CA SSO and ForgeRock. See our IBM Security Access Manager vs. PingID report.
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It's a good solution for identification and access management.The solution has powerful authentification and authorization. It offers a good way to increase security.

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The solution is stable. We haven't experienced any bugs or glitches.The soundness of the solution is its most valuable feature. For example, if you are in our corporate network, you can log on without any traffic interfering.It gets a mobility portal in place in conjunction with Office 365. It provides very good possibilities and it's much better than other technology that we have used before which was unstable and slower.I find the auto-discovery feature the most valuable. It helps us automate a lot of things using a single password across applications.

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The user interface needs to be simplified, it's complex and not user-friendly.Configuration could be simplified for the end-user.

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The solution should allow for better integration with other platforms and the UBT.If the solution is going to compete with Microsoft, they need to offer more unique functionality to keep their current user base.They could use some bio-certification. It's just more user-friendly and more convenient than entering the one time passes. That would be an improvement.It has a long way to go until it is a cloud-based solution.

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Also Known As
ISAMPing Identity
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IBM Security Access Manager helps you simplify your users' access while more securely adopting web, mobile, IoT and cloud technologies. It can be deployed on-premises, in a virtual or hardware appliance or containerized with Docker. ISAM helps you strike a balance between usability and security through the use of risk-based access, single sign-on, integrated access management control, identity federation and mobile multi-factor authentication. Take back control of your access management with IBM Security Access Manager.

IDENTITY DEFINED SECURITY PLATFORM delivers a unified, standards-based platform that can be deployed as SaaS, software or both and can scale to handle millions of identities. From multi-factor authentication and single sign-on to access security, directory and data governance, our capabilities work together to give employees, partners and customers secure access to cloud, mobile and enterprise applications, securing and streamlined everything from sign-on to sign-off and everywhere in between.
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Sample Customers
POST LuxembourgEquinix, Land O'Lakes, CDPHP, Box, International SOS, Opower, VSP, Chevron, Truist, Academy of Art University, Northern Air Cargo, Repsol
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Software R&D Company34%
Comms Service Provider12%
Transportation Company8%
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