“Cyber Security solution from Atos, Evidian IAM, recognised as “overall leader” by KuppingerCole”

Paris, 19 January 2015

Atos, leading digital services provider, today announced that its cyber security solution, Evidian Identity & Access Management, has been ranked in three separate categories by KuppingerCole Ltd. as: “Overall Leader”, “Product Leader” and “Innovation Leader” in its latest report[1].

 

The Evidian IAM range, winner of numerous awards, is a professional, integrated and modular IAM[2]/IAG[3] solution. It provides identity and access management from start to finish and is scalable, allowing application for a large number of users, resources, organisations and devices. An adaptable solution, easy to deploy and manage, with a quick return on investment.

 

For KuppingerCole, European analyst company specialising in information security, “The Evidian solutions from Atos provide unique, cutting-edge authentication, solid products in the other IAM/IAG domains with closely integrated features, making it a good choice for medium-sized businesses”.

 

“This ranking bolsters the strategic product choices Atos offers in terms of cyber security. The Atos brand works exclusively to provide identity and access management solutions, and the integrated,  modular Evidian range allows organisations to ensure access to unique, targeted user information, at all times and from any device,'' explained Chris Moret, Vice-President of Cyber Security, Atos.

 

The “IAM/IAG Leadership Compass” report is focused on the most comprehensive ranges, ideally covering all major aspects of identity and access management (IAM) and identity and access governance (IAG) in a fully integrated offering.

Download the KuppingerCole report « IAM/IAG Leadership Compass which compares identity and access management solutions vendors >>

About KuppingerCole

 

Founded in 2004, KuppingerCole is a European analyst company specialising in information security focusing on identity management, in classic environments and the cloud. KuppingerCole provides expertise, thought leadership, and an independent vision of information security in these market segments. It covers all pertinent aspects such as identity and access management (IAM), governance, risk management and compliance (GRC), IT risk management, authentication and authorisation, unique authentication, federation, user-based identity management, eID cards, Cloud management and security, and virtualisation.

 

For more information on KuppingerCole: www.kuppingercole.com

About Atos

 

 Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with 2013 pro forma annual revenue of €10 billion and 86,000 employees in 66 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defence, Health, Manufacturing, Media & Utilities, Public Sector, Retail, Telecommunications and Transportation.

 

Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, and Worldline.

Contact Press:

 

Aurélie Negro
+33 (0)6 47 98 09 49
aurelie.negro@atos.net

 

[1] “Leadership Compass IAM/IAG-Suites”- November 2014

 

[2] IAM: Identity & Access Management or Gestion des identités et des accès, in French.

 

[3] IAG: Identity & Access Governance or Gouvernance des identités et des accès, in French.