SOURCE: Courion Corporation

Courion Corporation

October 14, 2014 09:05 ET

Courion Named a Leader in Access Governance by KuppingerCole

Courion Recognized for Product Features and Innovation by Global Analyst Firm

WESTBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwired - October 14, 2014) - Courion, a leading provider of risk-aware identity and access management solutions, today announced that KuppingerCole, a global analyst company focusing on information security and IAM, has recognized Courion as a leader in its 2014 Leadership Compass for Access Governance. The report states that from a feature perspective, Courion provides a very strong offering that covers virtually all current standard requirements. In the management summary of the report, Courion is highlighted specifically for being among the first to deliver advanced access intelligence capabilities as part of its offering.

The report, authored by Martin Kuppinger, founder and principal analyst at KuppingerCole, provides an analysis of all relevant providers of access governance products, a segment identified as one of the fastest growing within the broader IAM/IAG (Identity and Access Management/Governance) market. Kuppinger points out that while access recertification, access request management, role management and SoD (Segregation of Duties) management remain required capabilities for leading solutions such as the Courion Access Assurance Suite, the category is also evolving, with the addition of access intelligence and access risk management capabilities. This is an area where the Courion Access Assurance Suite, with intelligence integrated into both provisioning and governance, shines as a leader.

"Organizations looking for an Access Governance solution should look at Courion," said Martin Kuppinger. "Courion provide a feature-rich, established, and well-integrated platform that offers leading-edge Access Intelligence capabilities and broad support for existing identity provisioning solutions."

Courion provides identity and access solutions to more than 600 organizations worldwide. Courion's intelligent IAM solutions enable IT departments to automate routine IAM tasks, identify and eliminate compliance issues as they occur, and predict and prevent the problems that create risk The company is also recognized as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) and as a leader in the KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Identity Provisioning.

To learn more about how you can add intelligent identity and access management solutions to your security controls, contact 866.Courion or info@courion.com. To see the full report, click here.

About Courion
Courion is the market leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM), from provisioning to governance to Identity and Access Intelligence (IAI). Many of the world's largest enterprises and organizations rely on Courion's solutions to confidently provide open and compliant access to thousands of employees while protecting critical company data and assets from unauthorized access. Courion has offices and operations in the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia. To learn more about how you can add intelligent identity and access management solutions to your security controls, contact 866.Courion or info@courion.com.

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