Magic Quadrant for User Authentication

Archived Published: 01 December 2014 ID: G00260746

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The market is dominated by 10% of the authentication vendors globally. While mobile and cloud remain disruptive, buyers continue to give weight to user experience. Investment in contextual, adaptive techniques increases, but biometric methods remain niche. Smart things will become authenticators.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • Authentify
      • CA Technologies
      • Deepnet Security
      • Duo Security
      • EMC (RSA)
      • Entrust Datacard
      • Gemalto
      • HID Global
      • Microsoft
      • neXus
      • PointSharp
      • SafeNet
      • SecureAuth
      • SecurEnvoy
      • SMS Passcode
      • Symantec
      • TeleSign
      • Vasco Data Security
    • Vendors Added and Dropped
      • Added
      • Dropped
      • Other Changes
      • Honorable Mentions
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
      • Product or Service
      • Overall Viability
      • Sales Execution/Pricing
      • Market Responsiveness/Record
      • Marketing Execution
      • Customer Experience
      • Operations
    • Completeness of Vision
      • Market Understanding
      • Marketing Strategy
      • Sales Strategy
      • Offering (Product) Strategy
      • Business Model
      • Vertical/Industry Strategy
      • Innovation
      • Geographic Strategy
    • Quadrant Descriptions
      • Leaders
      • Challengers
      • Visionaries
      • Niche Players
  • Context
  • Market Overview
    • Market Size
    • Pricing
    • Common Use Cases
    • Authentication Method Preferences
    • Market Trends
      • Cloud
      • Mobile
      • Information and Analytics
      • Social
      • The Internet of Things
    • Drivers and Selection Criteria
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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