Analyst Reports: IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Privileged Access Management 2014 Vendor Assessment

IDC-MarketscapeLgeThumbThis IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Privileged Access Management 2014 Vendor Assessment (doc #253303, December 2014) assesses ten vendors offering products in the privileged access management (PAM) market and notes that, “CyberArk is the PAM pure-play ‘big gorilla’ with the most revenue and largest customer base.”

The IDC MarketScape report highlights the key functionality businesses should consider when selecting a privileged access management provider, including the ability to:

  • Manage access to shared accounts with sensitive privileges
  • Remove Windows local administrative functionality
  • Enhance visibility of sensitive account activity
  • Restrict privileges for separation of duties
  • Manage embedded application and service accounts