CA Technologies Positioned in Leaders Quadrant of Gartner Magic Quadrant for
ISLANDIA, N.Y. -- April 8, 2013
CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that it has again been positioned
by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for User
Authentication*. CA AuthMinder™ and CA RiskMinder™, the company’s on-premise
strong authentication solutions, and CA CloudMinder™ Advanced Authentication,
the authentication-as-a-service component of CA CloudMinder, were evaluated
for this report.
In the report Gartner predicts that, "by 2017, more than 50 percent of
enterprises will choose cloud-based services as the delivery option for new or
refreshed user authentication implementations — up from less than 10 percent
today. However, it is likely that on-premises solutions will persist in the
longer term, especially in more risk-averse enterprises that want to retain
full control of identity administration, credentialing and verification.”
“We are living in a hybrid world when it comes to IT. Very few, if any,
organizations today are using ‘all cloud’ or ‘all on-premises’ solutions,
especially when it comes to security,” said Mike Denning, senior vice
president and general manager, Security business at CA Technologies. “Our
ability to provide identity and access management, advanced authentication and
data protection solutions delivered on premises or as-a-service is perfectly
aligned with this hybrid reality.”
“We are proud to be placed in the Leader’s Quadrant for user authentication,
as well as in three other recent Gartner Magic Quadrant reports, including the
Magic Quadrant for Identity and Access Governance**; the Magic Quadrant for
User Administration and Provisioning***; and the Magic Quadrant for
Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention****. We are working to keep these leader
positions as we build the security solutions our customers need, delivered the
way they want,” said Denning.
To receive a complimentary copy of the report, please visit Magic Quadrant for
User Authentication. To learn more about CA Technologies Identity and Access
Management solutions, visit http://www.ca.com/us/it-security-solutions.aspx.
To learn more about CA Technologies Advanced Authentication, deployed on
premises or from the cloud, visit
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*Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for User Authentication,” Ant Allan, March 7,
**Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for Identity and Access Governance,” Earl
Perkins, December 17, 2012.
***Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for User Administration and Provisioning,”
Earl Perkins, December 27, 2012.
****Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention,”
Eric Ouellet, January 3, 2013.
About CA Technologies
CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) provides IT management solutions that help
customers manage and secure complex IT environments to support agile business
services. Organizations leverage CA Technologies software and SaaS solutions
to accelerate innovation, transform infrastructure and secure data and
identities, from the data center to the cloud. Learn more about CA
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