ID Management, NAC and DLP

Avatier Identity and Access Risk Management Suite v9.0

Avatier Identity and Access Risk Management Suite v9.0

Strengths: Rich set of functions (especially reporting) and ease of implementation. Weaknesses: The company does not provide a knowledge base or support forum/FAQ.
Bradford Networks Network Sentry v6.0

Bradford Networks Network Sentry v6.0

Strengths: This is a quality product backed by a great support staff. Weaknesses: Except for a password issue, this is a very sound product.
Centrify Suite 2012

Centrify Suite 2012

Strengths: Ease of deployment and feature rich solutions. Weaknesses: No online forums were found to offer ideas for creativity; and support cost was high.
Code Green Networks CI-750 Content Inspection Appliance v8.0

Code Green Networks CI-750 Content Inspection Appliance v8.0

Strengths: The rich number of features and performance. Weaknesses: Documentation could be improved with better graphics and more detail.
Fischer International Fischer Identity v5.0

Fischer International Fischer Identity v5.0

Strengths: The entire concept is unique and intuitive, as well as good system resiliency. Weaknesses: The support costs were a bit difficult to understand.
ForeScout Technologies ForeScout CounterACT v7.0

ForeScout Technologies ForeScout CounterACT v7.0

Strengths: Easy-to-follow dashboard and policy options. Weaknesses: Installation requires strong networking skills.
Hitachi ID Systems Hitachi ID Management Suite v8.0

Hitachi ID Systems Hitachi ID Management Suite v8.0

Strengths: Simplicity and integration with other products. Weaknesses: Large number of tables to navigate and more use of graphics.
Lieberman Software Enterprise Random Password Manager

Lieberman Software Enterprise Random Password Manager

Strengths: Ease of installation and use of the product. Weaknesses: The company should better document its product update offering.
McAfee Cloud Identity Manager

McAfee Cloud Identity Manager

Strengths: Integrated user management for cloud-based applications. Weaknesses: Niche product with limited scope of features.
NetIQ Identity Manager

NetIQ Identity Manager

Strengths: Solid identity management across physical, cloud and virtual environments. Weaknesses: Documentation could be streamlined.
NetWrix Identity Management Suite

NetWrix Identity Management Suite

Strengths: Many easy to use features. Weaknesses: Comprised of several products versus a fully integrated suite.
Quest One Identity Manager with ActiveRoles Server

Quest One Identity Manager with ActiveRoles Server

Strengths: Easy to deploy with many self-service account management features. Weaknesses: Documentation could be streamlined to avoid confusion.
Softerra Adaxes

Softerra Adaxes

Strengths: Fully automated user management that integrates directly with Active Directory. Weaknesses: Documentation could be better put together.
StillSecure Safe Access

StillSecure Safe Access

Strengths: Highly customizable network access control. Weaknesses: Can be quite expensive for certain environments.
Thycotic Software Secret Server, Password Reset Server and Group Management Server

Thycotic Software Secret Server, Password Reset Server and Group Management Server

Strengths: Solid account management feature set. Weaknesses: Comprised of three separate applications versus an integrated suite.

The SC Magazine Labs team examined ID management, NAC and DLP products currently on the market and reported their strengths and weaknesses.

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