Identity and Access Management Market

Top Companies in Identity and Access Management Industry - RSA Security (US) and SecureAuth (US)

The global Identity and Access Management market size is projected to grow from USD 22.9 billion in 2024 to USD 34.3 billion by 2029 at a CAGR of 8.4% during the forecast period.

Several vital factors significantly drive the growth of the IAM market. Increasingly globalized business operations require robust IAM systems to manage diverse and dispersed user bases, while the expansion of smart devices and IoT necessitates advanced security protocols for myriad connected devices. The escalation in both the quantity and sophistication of cyber threats is also a significant driver as organizations seek to protect against unauthorized access and potential breaches. Additionally, the surge in mergers and acquisitions across industries prompts the need for scalable IAM solutions seamlessly integrated across newly combined technological platforms. These factors collectively contribute to the robust expansion of the IAM market.

Major Identity and Access Management Companies Include

  • IBM (US)
  • Salesforce (US)
  • RSA Security (US)
  • SecureAuth (US)

Identity and Access Management Market Definition

Identity and access management (IAM) ensures that the right people and job roles in your organization (identities) can access the tools they need to do their jobs. Identity management and access systems enable your organization to manage employee apps without logging into each app as an administrator. Identity and access management systems allow your organization to manage a range of identities, including people, hardware and software like robotics and IoT devices.

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IBM is a multinational computer technology and consulting corporation. It operates through five business segments: Technology Services and Cloud Platforms, Cognitive Solutions, Global Business Services, Systems, and Global Financing. The company offers products, including IBM Security Identity Manager, IBM Security Access Management, IBM Security Directory Integrator, and services, including Cloud Identity Services and Managed Identity Services through the Cloud Platforms and Cognitive Solutions segments. These solutions are scalable to multimillion users and can support the registration and login of social identities. The solutions provide several authentication options and are equipped with multiprotocol federation capabilities. They also offer robust user authentication, which helps protect user identities from web security threats.

IBM provides solutions tailored to a wide range of industries, including IT, healthcare, life sciences, government, telecom, automotive, manufacturing, FMCG, chemicals and petroleum, media and entertainment, electronics, energy and power, mining, retail, BFSI, travel and transportation, and education. Operating in over 175 countries, IBM's global presence spans North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America offering comprehensive services to support diverse industrial needs. The company has expanded its portfolio and market presence through partnerships and acquisitions with companies such as Sentaca (US), SXiQ (Australia), Zscaler (US), AWS (US), and Saviynt (US), among others.

Salesforce (US)

Salesforce is primarily recognized for its comprehensive CRM solutions and has made significant strides in the IAM market through its Salesforce Identity services. As part of its broader cloud computing and enterprise software offerings, Salesforce Identity delivers robust IAM directly from its cloud platform. This service is integral for authenticating users across various organizational domains, ensuring secure and authorized access to digital resources. Salesforce Identity is designed to cater to a wide range of users, including employees, customers, and partners, providing a tailored approach to managing digital identities effectively. Some of its key features include MFA, SSO, and Identity Connect, which bridges Microsoft Active Directory with Salesforce user records for seamless identity integration.

Additionally, Salesforce offers a comprehensive suite for managing user permissions and enhancing security protocols through its connected apps and external client apps framework, leveraging OAuth standards for secure, token-based authorization. This strategic extension into IAM aligns with Salesforce's mission to integrate and secure user interactions within its ecosystem, enhancing user experience and enterprise security. Salesforce's investment in identity services underscores its commitment to building a secure and interconnected enterprise environment, thus reinforcing its leadership in the cloud-based software industry.

Salesforce provides its platform and services to SMEs and large enterprises across industries, including BFSI, IT and telecom, and government. The company has a workforce of 72,682 employees and is globally in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company has acquired security providers and partnered with some leading names, including AWS (US), to strengthen its market position further.

Apart from prominent vendors, other players include RSA Security (US), Avatier (US), ManageEngine (US), SecureAuth (US), EmpowerID (US), Simeio (US), One Identity (US), FusionAuth (US), Auth0 (US), Idnow (Germany), Zephr (UK), Signzy (US), Civic (US), Trusona (US), Beyond Identity (US), Delinea (US), Optimal IdM (US), and Netwrix (US) which are also evolving in the IAM market.

RSA Security (US) based in California, was founded in 2002. It was acquired by EMC Corporation in 2006 and subsequently became part of Dell Technologies after EMC's acquisition in 2016. In February 2020, Dell Technologies announced the sale of RSA to a consortium of investors led by Symphony Technology Group (STG). STG is a private equity firm specializing in data, software, and analytics, positioning RSA within its portfolio to leverage its expertise and market leadership in security solutions.

RSA offers a unified identity platform with AI capabilities to safeguard businesses. RSA eliminates the cybersecurity risks associated with point identity systems by integrating access, authentication, governance, and lifecycle into a single solution. It enables organizations to analyze risks, automate tedious tasks, and prioritize crucial interventions at scale using the insights offered by RSA AI capabilities.

25 million enterprise IDs are managed by RSA, which also offers millions of users secure, simple access. RSA is a trusted IAM provider for 12,000 organizations worldwide. RSA equips businesses with all the tools they need for contemporary identity governance, lifecycle management, and authentication, whether on-premises or on the cloud.

SecureAuth (US) is a leading adaptive access control solution provider. The company offers an identity security solution that provides IAM, identity governance, network security, penetration testing, and user self-service. The company's solution helps organizations deliver strong identity security and minimize disruptions for the end users. The company provides solutions to various industry verticals, including BFSI, healthcare, retail, public sector, and education. It caters to a customer base of over 1,500+ customers across North America and other regions.

SecureAuth also provides an identity-based security automation solution. The solution offers multi-layered defense through MFA, SSO, and user self-service. The company also offers the Core Access Assurance Suite, which delivers informed provisioning, continuous compliance, and actionable analytics. It also provides network security and penetration testing solutions. The company's offerings help organizations deliver seamless protection to consumer identities and enhanced user experience to customers. The company has offices in Irvine and Buenos Aires.

MnM forecasts that most businesses will employ inorganic growth strategies to maintain their market share. In 2021-2022, the number of agreements increased significantly, and MnM anticipates this trend will continue in the IAM market. As startups in the IAM space evolve with technical advancements, they are likely to be acquired or form partnerships with major tech companies. This collaboration will help integrate innovations into existing solutions and expand market share within the IAM sector.

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