Enterprise Password Managers: Which solution is best?

Peerspot users review the highest rated solutions in the enterprise password manager market.

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Storing and managing credentials securely has become a major priority for businesses as cyberattacks become more frequent and sophisticated. To protect their users and internal defences, many organisations are turning to password managers and the benefits that they can provide.

Over 540,000 professionals have used Peerspot research to inform their purchasing decisions. Its latest paper looks at the highest rated enterprise password manager vendors, profiling each and examining what they can offer enterprise.

Here’s a breakdown of the key players currently active in the market:

AWS Secrets Manager

Average Rating: 9.5

Top Comparison: Microsoft Azure Key Vault

Overview: Helps organisations protect secrets needed to access applications, services, and IT resources. The service enables businesses to easily rotate, manage, and retrieve database credentials, API keys, and other secrets throughout their lifecycle.

BeyondTrust Password Safe

Average Rating: 7.7

Top Comparison: CyberArk Enterprise Password Vault

Overview: An automated solution that combines password and privileged session management into a single platform. The solution delivers secure access control, auditing, alerting, recording, and monitoring.

CyberArk Enterprise Password Vault

Average Rating: 8.3

Top Comparison: HashiCorp Vault

Overview: Designed to create, secure, rotate, and control access to privileged accounts and credentials used to access systems throughout an enterprise IT ecosystem.

Delinea Privileged Access Service

Average Rating: 10

Top Comparison: CyberArk Privileged Access Manager

Overview: Provides all IT administration teams with secure, granular access to infrastructure regardless of location, and without the hassles of a VPN.

Delinea Secret Server

Average Rating: 7.8

Top Comparison: CyberArk Privileged Access Manager

Overview: A fully-featured PAM solution available both on premise and in the cloud. It empowers security and IT ops teams to secure and manage all types of privileged accounts.

HashiCorp Vault

Average Rating: 8.0

Top Comparison: Microsoft Azure Key Vault

Overview: An encryption and secrets management system that is identity-based and includes such data as certificates, API encryption keys, passwords, and more.


Average Rating:  8.7

Top Comparison: Dashlane

Overview: Transforms the way businesses and individuals protect their passwords and sensitive digital assets to significantly reduce cyber theft.

LastPass Business

Average Rating: 8.0

Top Comparison: Keeper

Overview: A best-in-class password manager that can protect businesses from cyber-threats, without compromising ease of use.

ManageEngine Password Manager Pro

Average Rating: 9.0

Top Comparison: CyberArk Enterprise Password Vault

Overview: A secure vault for storing and managing shared sensitive information such as passwords, documents, and digital identities of enterprises.

Microsoft Azure Key Vault

Average Rating: 8.4

Top Comparison: HashiCorp Vault

Overview: Cloud-based data security and storage service that allows users to keep their secrets safe from bad actors.

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