Published: 08 March 2011
Analyst(s): Kevin Kampman
The Active Directory (AD) bridge market continues to grow and is helping organizations to reduce the complexity of their administrative environments, demonstrate compliance, and improve usability. The customer base for AD bridge product is healthy and expanding, representing more than 3,000 organizations and starting at the top of the Fortune company list. AD bridge products provide AD authentication, Windows Kerberos single sign-on, and Windows Group Policy Management for Unix (e.g., Linux, Mac OS, and Solaris) users and systems. Market expansion also includes incorporation of functionality by OEMs, as well as privileged user management, broader identity management functionality, and virtualization support.
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