SailPoint Named a Leader in Identity Management and Governance by Independent Research Firm
SailPoint Identity Platform Received Top Rankings in All Three Evaluation Categories
AUSTIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SAIL), the leader in enterprise identity security, has been named a leader in the “The Forrester Wave™: Identity Management and Governance, Q4 2021,” by Forrester Research, Inc. After conducting an exhaustive evaluation of vendors and their products in the identity management and governance (IMG) market, Forrester gave SailPoint the top ranking in all three evaluation categories: Current Offering, Strategy, and Market Presence.
“SailPoint leads with a comprehensive feature set, user-centric architecture, and AI/ML. SailPoint is the largest IMG pure play by annual revenue. SailPoint’s coherent product-focused vision aligns to its execution strategy and innovation roadmap. The product vision is user-centric, with the goal of simplified and intuitive experiences that also maintain depth and breadth of visibility for effective decision making. Reference customers expressed very high satisfaction with supporting products and services,” according to the report.
The report continues on to say, “SailPoint is best for large, distributed organizations with sophisticated needs and hybrid environments that want to leverage automation and AI/ML for scale and flexibility.”
In the Current Offering category, SailPoint’s Identity Platform received the highest possible score in 9 of the 11 criteria, such as role management, cloud and SaaS governance, and application integrations and automations. According to the Forrester report, scoring a 5.0 out of a possible 5.0 points in the cloud and SaaS governance criterion means, “The vendor has superior capabilities relative to others in this evaluation for managing identities, access rights, entitlements for access to cloud platforms (especially for IT admins and developers) and for SaaS applications. Reference clients validated the strength of capabilities in these areas.”
For the Strategy category, SailPoint received the highest possible score across 5 of the 7 criteria evaluated. According to the Forrester report, scoring a 5.0 out of a possible 5.0 points in the supporting products and services criterion means, “The vendor has superior supporting products and services with a strong track record of supporting the end-to-end needs of customers with support services, consulting, implementation capabilities, training and certifications, user community, and other tools.”
“I believe this report validates SailPoint as the most sophisticated identity security offering available to the modern enterprise,” said Mark McClain, CEO, SailPoint. “Our relentless commitment to not only meet but exceed our customers’ needs fuels us to constantly innovate our approach to identity, harnessing AI and ML to stay ahead of the evolving security landscape. We thrive on our customers’ success, remaining laser-focused on delivering the foundational approach to enterprise identity security that our customers require to best protect and enable their businesses today.”
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SailPoint is the leader in identity security for the modern enterprise. Harnessing the power of AI and machine learning, SailPoint automates the management and control of access, delivering only the required access to the right identities and technology resources at the right time. Our sophisticated identity platform seamlessly integrates with existing systems and workflows, providing the singular view into all identities and their access. We meet customers where they are with an intelligent identity solution that matches the scale, velocity and environmental needs of the modern enterprise. SailPoint empowers the most complex enterprises worldwide to build a security foundation grounded in identity security.