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Market Overview: Enterprise Role Management

Access Recertification And Role Management Converge, Integrate With Provisioning

February 6, 2009

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Enterprise role management, role mining, and access recertification help enterprises with maintaining segregation of duties, keeping up with regulatory compliance requirements, and automating role-based provisioning to enterprise applications — even through difficult economic times. Forrester estimates that the 2008 enterprise role management market is at $70 million, with a conservative estimate of annual growth rate of 70% to 90%. Key differentiating factors among products are: 1) the connector framework to endpoints; 2) risk scoring; and 3) management of rules defining roles. While consolidation is bound to happen in the intermediate to long term (12 months or more), today it's still a market of stack vendors and product specialists offering competing solutions that can operate independently or in collaboration with a user provisioning solution.

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Table of Contents

  • Identity Compliance Causes Pains For IT Security Professionals . . .
  • Why Role Management Matters
  • Trends Shaping The Enterprise Role Management Market
  • The Role Management Market Grows Phenomenally
  • Vendors Display Surprising Strengths Across The Board
  • Endpoint Connectors And Risk Scoring Are Key Differentiators
  • RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Look For Tried And True Vendor And System Integrator Partnerships
  • WHAT IT MEANS

  • More Market Consolidation Lies Ahead
  • DLP, Access Systems, And Event Monitoring Add Color To Roles
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents

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