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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration


The IGA market is maturing into an early mainstream phase. IAM and security leaders should take note of emerging requirements around more risk-aware identity approaches and cloud adoption that are causing innovative vendors to integrate analytics with adjacent IT and data security technologies.

Published: 29 February 2016

ID: G00274258

Analyst(s): Felix Gaehtgens , Brian Iverson , Perry Carpenter

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • AlertEnterprise
    • Atos (Evidian)
    • CA Technologies
    • Courion
    • Dell
    • EMC (RSA)
    • Hitachi ID Systems
    • IBM
    • Micro Focus (NetIQ)
    • Omada
    • Oracle
    • SailPoint
    • SAP
    • Saviynt
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
    • Other Notable Vendors
    • Free Open-Source Software (FOSS) Alternatives

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Inclusion Criteria
  • Changes in Inclusion Criteria from Last Year

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


  • Alternatives to IGA Software
  • Selection Criteria

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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