Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Identity and Access Management as a Service, Worldwide

Published: 06 June 2016

ID: G00279633

Analyst(s): Gregg Kreizman , Neil Wynne


Lightweight web-centric services with few identity governance and administration capabilities remain in high demand, and vendors are adding IGA features. Vendors delivering deeper functionality for IGA and legacy application support, including niche vendors, may be best for IAM leaders’ needs.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Centrify
    • Covisint
    • EMC (RSA)
    • Fischer International
    • IBM
    • Ilantus
    • iWelcome
    • Microsoft
    • Okta
    • OneLogin
    • Ping Identity
    • SailPoint
    • Salesforce
    • Simeio Solutions
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Other Vendors of Note

Evaluation Criteria

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


  • Security
  • Availability
  • Data Residency
  • Pricing
  • Trends
    • Web-Centric IDaaS Leads the Market in Terms of Customer Acquisition
    • Mobile Device Integration Continues to Evolve
  • On-Premises Replacement

Market Overview

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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