IBM Tivoli Access Manager vs. Quest ActiveRoles Server

IBM Tivoli Access Manager is ranked 4th in User Provisioning Software with 13 reviews vs Quest ActiveRoles Server which is ranked 11th in User Provisioning Software with 3 reviews. The top reviewer of IBM Tivoli Access Manager writes " I can integrate with in-house provisioning systems. The profiling element is complex. ". The top reviewer of Quest ActiveRoles Server writes "Single solution for AD and Exchange RBAC, User Life Cycle Management, User Self-Service with complete audit trail". IBM Tivoli Access Manager is most compared with Oracle Identity Manager (Oracle IAM), CyberArk Privileged Access Security and Okta. Quest ActiveRoles Server is most compared with Quest One Identity Manager, SailPoint IdentityIQ and Softerra Adaxes. See our IBM Tivoli Access Manager vs. Quest ActiveRoles Server report.
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Pros
The integration effort with the end application is quite straightforward and easy.Single Sign-On functionality is valuable because the core purpose of the product is to allow universal (or bespoke) SSO for application suites.SAML 2.0.OAuth 2 is now the de facto standard for API protection and scoped authorized delegation. IBM TAM now supports OAuth 2 and can act as fully compliant OAuth 2 authorization server.The Verify feature: A push method which customers are going for.

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It provides automatic provisioning/update/deprovisioning workflows from a source system to a target system.

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Cons
Multi-factor authentication with social integration needs to improve.The profiling element is incredibly robust, but also equally as complex, it requires an off-site course to be able to understand the context or the plethora of options available.The self-service portal needs improvement.An Amazon Machine Image (AMI) for the newer appliance versions for hosting the virtual appliances on AWS will help.Looking at their roadmap, they have a broad grasp of the security features which the industry needs.

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For ActiveRoles, it would be good if the product supports multi-scripting language. You can use only VBScript.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
The IBM prices are, as ever, extortionate, even with a business partnership, and high levels of discounts.

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The licensing model is a simple user-based model, not that much complicated.

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Also Known As
Also Known AsTivoli Access Manager, IBM Security Access Manager
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Overview
OverviewIBM Tivoli Access Manager is a robust and secure centralized policy management solution for e-business and distributed applications. IBM Tivoli Access Manager WebSEAL is a high performance, multi-threaded Web server that applies fine-grained security policy to the Tivoli Access Manager protected Web object space. WebSEAL can provide single sign-on solutions and incorporate back-end Web application server resources into its security policy.With ActiveRoles Server, you can solve your security issues and meet your never-ending compliance requirements by securing and protecting Active Directory simply and efficiently. ActiveRoles Server delivers automated tools for user and group account management that overcome the native shortcomings of Active Directory, so you can do your job faster. ActiveRoles Server is designed with a modular architecture, so your organization can afford to meet your business requirements today and in the future.
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Sample Customers
Sample CustomersEssex Technology Group Inc.City of Frankfurt, Williams Energy
Top Industries
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Insurance Company
33%
Government
22%
Financial Services Firm
22%
Energy/Utilities Company
11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
19%
Government
18%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Marketing Services Firm
8%
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Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business
30%
Midsize Enterprise
11%
Large Enterprise
59%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
27%
Midsize Enterprise
18%
Large Enterprise
55%
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