Identity and Access Management as a Service (IDaaS): Which solution is best?

PeerSpot users review the highest rated solutions in the Identity and Access Management as a Service (IDaaS) (IAMaaS) market

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Digital identities control access to an ever-growing number of applications and services. Eventually, digital identity will impact — and perhaps even govern — all aspects of modern living, making authentication and authorisation vital to preserving trust and security. However, selecting a identity and access management as a service provider isn’t a straightforward choice.

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

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

Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)

Average Rating: 8.7

Top Comparison: Okta Workforce Identity

Overview: An enterprise identity service that provides single sign-on, multifactor authentication, and conditional access to guard against 99.9 percent of cybersecurity attacks.

AWS Directory Service

Average Rating: 8.4

Top Comparison: Azure Active Directory (AD)

Overview: Lets businesses run Microsoft Active Directory (AD) as a managed service, offering host monitoring and recovery, data replication, snapshots, and software updates that are automatically configured and managed.

Axiad Cloud

Average Rating: 9.6

Top Comparison: Okta Workforce Identity

Overview: Provides a single platform that enables passwordless across the enterprise ecosystem, by securing people, machines, and digital interactions.

CyberArk Identity

Average Rating: 9.1

Top Comparison: Microsoft Intune

Overview: Empowers workforces while keeping threats out and allows workers to keep working without logging in and out.

Google Cloud Identity

Average Rating: 7.8

Top Comparison: Okta Workforce Identity

Overview: Offers the identity services and endpoint administration that are available in G Suite as a stand-alone product.


Average Rating: 8.8

Top Comparison: Azure Active Directory (AD)

Overview: Gives IT, security operations, and DevOps a single, cloud-based solution to control and manage employee identities, their devices, and apply Zero Trust principles.

Okta Workforce Identity

Average Rating: 8.6

Top Comparison: Auth0

Overview: An on-demand identity and access management service for web based applications, both in the cloud and behind the firewall.

OneLogin by One Identity

Average Rating: 8.0

Top Comparison: Okta Workforce Identity

Overview: A cloud-based identity and access management service that enables customers to protect their most prized assets – their people, their identities, and the information they create – whenever, wherever.

SailPoint IdentityIQ

Average Rating: 8.3

Top Comparison: Oracle Identity Governance

Overview: Secures and enables thousands of companies worldwide, giving customers unmatched visibility into the entirety of their digital workforce, and ensuring that each worker has the right access to do their job.

VMware Identity Manager

Average Rating: 9.0

Top Comparison: CyberArk Privileged Access Manager

Overview:  An IDaaS offering that provides application provisioning, self-service catalogue, conditional access controls and Single Sign-On (SSO) for SaaS, web, cloud and native mobile applications.

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