Anonymous UserMiddleware System Engineer at a insurance company
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"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."
"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."
"We would like to see an improvement in the ability to manage mobile devices."
"They can include the Mobile Device Management (MDM) feature."
"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."
"We find that the pricing and licensing of this solution is adequate, as compared to the other competitors in the market."
"Symantec Siteminder is expensive; they could definitely do better on the price."
Idaptive delivers Next-Gen Access, protecting organizations through a zero trust approach. With Idaptive, organizations secure access everywhere, reduce complexity and have newfound confidence to adopt modern business models and deliver awesome customer experiences.
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.
Idaptive is ranked 10th in Access Management with 2 reviews while Symantec Siteminder is ranked 8th in Access Management with 3 reviews. Idaptive is rated 9.0, while Symantec Siteminder is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of Idaptive 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". Idaptive is most compared with Okta Workforce Identity, Azure Active Directory, Microsoft Intune, SailPoint IdentityNow and VMware Workspace ONE, whereas Symantec Siteminder is most compared with Okta Workforce Identity, PingID, ForgeRock, Azure Active Directory and WSO2 Identity Server. See our Idaptive vs. Symantec Siteminder report.
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