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Stormy Steigenga, Cissp
Real User
Identity Management Engineer at a pharma/biotech company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 05 2018

What is most valuable?

The identity vault, password syncing and self service Password Reset. As seen in another review, I will concur that NetIQ does a good job with password syncing among… more»

How has it helped my organization?

We learned a lot about what not to do when we implement our next solution. We were implementing an HCM solution at nearly the same time as NetIQ so that was definitely… more»

What needs improvement?

Be more honest about how poorly it runs on Windows servers. It is optimized for Linux. Just because you can install and run it on Windows doesn’t mean you should, at all… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Very expensive licensing. Definitely review support and licensing contracts with an attorney to get language less ambiguous and redline accordingly.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

This was our first IAM solution.

What other advice do I have?

Get executive buy-in and know that a tool isn’t going to fix bad processes.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We did. We evaluated CA, IBM, Novell (now NetIQ) & Oracle.

What is NetIQ Identity Manager?

NetIQ Identity Manager delivers a complete, yet affordable solution to control who has access to what across your enterprise both inside the firewall and into the cloud. It enables you to provide secure and convenient access to critical information for business users, while meeting compliance demands.
Also known as
Novell Identity Manager
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