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"The most valuable feature is multifactor authentication."

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"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.""The solution is stable. We haven't experienced any bugs or glitches.""It's pretty stable as a product."

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"Currently, the main integration is SAML-based, but other integration methodologies need to be supported."

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"If the solution is going to compete with Microsoft, they need to offer more unique functionality to keep their current user base.""The solution should allow for better integration with other platforms and the UBT.""The timing of the token validity, if it could be extended, would be great. I'm not sure if there is even an option to configure these types of settings."

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Top Answer: It's pretty stable as a product.
Top Answer: We don't directly deal with the licenses. It's basically purchased by the central team and we are just consuming it through the common APIs. I really couldn't comment on the pricing at the moment.
Top Answer: Many times when we are authenticating, we'd like the freedom to set the time. Maybe it needs to be slightly longer. I understand that this is work based on the token exchange and so on. The timing of… more »
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PingFederate is an enterprise federation server that enables user authentication and single sign-on. It serves as a global authentication authority that allows employees, customers and partners to securely access all the applications they need from any device. PingFederate easily integrates with applications across the enterprise, third-party authentication sources, diverse user directories and existing IAM systems, all while supporting current and past versions of identity standards like OAuth, OpenID Connect, SAML and WS-Federation. And it can be deployed on-premises or in the cloud, so you can support today’s needs and future-proof your business for tomorrow’s requirements.

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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Equinix, Land O'Lakes, CDPHP, Box, International SOS, Opower, VSP, Chevron, Truist, Academy of Art University, Northern Air Cargo, Repsol
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Computer Software Company22%
Financial Services Firm16%
Comms Service Provider10%
Manufacturing Company6%
Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider12%
Financial Services Firm12%
Healthcare Company6%
Find out what your peers are saying about Fortinet, Cisco, Frontegg and others in Authentication Systems. Updated: September 2021.
536,244 professionals have used our research since 2012.

PingFederate is ranked 15th in Authentication Systems with 1 review while PingID is ranked 5th in Authentication Systems with 3 reviews. PingFederate is rated 7.0, while PingID is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of PingFederate writes "Multifactor authentication improves security but there are some limitations with integration". On the other hand, the top reviewer of PingID writes "Stable, popular with customers, and has a good mobile application". PingFederate is most compared with Azure Active Directory, Red Hat Single Sign On, Auth0, Symantec Siteminder and Akamai Identity Cloud, whereas PingID is most compared with Symantec Siteminder, Azure Active Directory, Microsoft Authenticator, ForgeRock and SailPoint IdentityIQ.

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