Content of Figures
- Figure 1 The Overall Leadership rating for the Access Control Tools for SAP environments market segment
- Figure 2 Product Leaders in the Access Control Tools for SAP environments market segment
- Figure 3 Innovation Leaders in the Access Control Tools for SAP environments market segment
- Figure 4 Market Leaders in the Access Control Tools for SAP environments market segment
- Figure 5 The Market/Product Matrix. Vendors
- Figure 6 The Product/Innovation Matrix.
- Figure 7 The Innovation/Market Matrix
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1.1 Market Segment
In this KuppingerCole Leadership Compass, we analyze solutions that support managing access controls specifically for SAP environments, but beyond the ...Login Get full Access
1.2 Delivery models
We did not restrict our analysis in this Leadership Compass regarding the delivery models. While most solutions still run within the SAP environment o ...Login Get full Access
1.3 Required capabilities
Due to the variety of capabilities provided by the solutions that are currently offered, but also with respect to the changing environments, there is ...Login Get full Access
Selecting a vendor of a product or service must not only be based on the information provided in a KuppingerCole Leadership Compass. The Leadership Co ...
In the Overall Leadership rating, we see SAP clearly ahead of its competition. This is due to the good position of SAP in Product Leadership, but spec ...Login Get full Access
Product Leadership is the first specific category examined below. This view is mainly based on the analysis of service features and the overall capabi ...
Product Leadership is where we examine the functional strength and completeness of services. When looking at the Product Leaders, we find three vendo ...Login Get full Access
Next, we examine innovation in the marketplace. Innovation is, from our perspective, a key capability in all IT market segments. Customers require i ...
For innovation, both innovative capabilities for traditional SAP environments and support for SaaS applications and heterogenous business software inf ...Login Get full Access
Lastly, we analyze Market Leadership. This is an amalgamation of the number of customers, number of transactions evaluated, ratio between customers ...
It is not surprising to see SAP taking the clear lead in this segment, serving far more customers than any of the other vendors in this market segment ...Login Get full Access
3 Correlated View
While the Leadership charts identify leading vendors in certain categories, many customers are looking not only for a product leader, but for a vendor ...Login Get full Access
3.1 The Market/Product Matrix
The first of these correlated views contrasts Product Leadership and Market Leadership.
Vendors below the line have a weaker market position than expected according to their product maturity. Vendors above the line are sort of “overperf ...Login Get full Access
3.2 The Product/Innovation Matrix
This view shows how Product Leadership and Innovation Leadership are correlated. It is not surprising that there is a pretty good correlation between ...
Vendors below the line are more innovative, vendors above the line are, compared to the current Product Leadership positioning, less innovative.
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3.3 The Innovation/Market Matrix
The third matrix shows how Innovation Leadership and Market Leadership are related. Some vendors might perform well in the market without being Innova ...
Vendors below the line are more innovative, vendors above the line are, compared to the current Market Leadership positioning, less innovative.
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4 Products and Vendors at a glance
This section provides an overview of the various products we have analyzed within this KuppingerCole Leadership Compass on Access Control Tools for SA ...Login Get full Access
4.1 Ratings at a glance
Based on our evaluation, a comparative overview of the ratings of all the products covered in this document is shown in Table 1.Login Get full Access
In addition, we provide in Table 2 an overview which also contains four additional ratings for the vendor, going beyond the product view provided in t ...Login Get full Access
Table 2 requires some additional explanation regarding the “critical” rating.
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5 Product/service evaluation
This section contains a quick rating for every product/service we’ve included in this KuppingerCole Leadership Compass document. For many of the pro ...Login Get full Access
Akquinet is a German software vendor, consultancy, and managed services provider focused on the SAP market. They have developed their own solution for ...Login Get full Access
5.2 CSI tools
CSI Tools is a specialized provider of software solutions for access control and audit in SAP environments, based in Belgium. They offer a range of mo ...Login Get full Access
Fastpath provides a compliance platform that, in contrast to most other offerings in the market, has a core focus on cross-application capabilities. W ...Login Get full Access
SAP Access Control is the market-leading solution in the market for access control solutions for SAP environments – which is not a surprise given th ...Login Get full Access
Saviynt differs from other vendors in this market segment by their focus on delivering security and access governance solutions for a broad variety of ...Login Get full Access
5.6 Security Weaver
Security Weaver is a vendor entirely focused on delivering solutions for the market of access control and compliance, with specific focus on SAP envir ...Login Get full Access
SIVIS is a German provider of a solution for managing access control and related settings in SAP environments, with their SIVIS Suite of products. As ...Login Get full Access
Soterion for SAP is a GRC (Governance, Risk & Compliance) solution targeted at SAP environments and delivering major capabilities in that space. The s ...Login Get full Access
Wikima4 is a Swiss-based provider of SAP Security Consulting, also offering its own GRC and access control solution for SAP environments. The core mod ...Login Get full Access
Xpandion provices GRC solutions for SAP and other business applications as well as IAM capabilities, cybersecurity and fraud management capabilities, ...Login Get full Access
6 Vendors and Market Segments to watch
Aside from the vendors covered in detail in this Leadership Compass document, we also observe other vendors in the market that we find interesting. So ...Login Get full Access
6.1 ERP Maestro
ERP Maestro offers strong solutions for managing access controls and SoD controls in SAP environments. They provide various modules focusing on differ ...Login Get full Access
6.2 ERP Sec
ERP Sec provides a security add-on for SAP environments named Protect4S. The solution targets at security scans of SAP environments and lesser to the ...Login Get full Access
6.3 Greenlight Technologies
Greenlight Technologies is known for its enterprise integration capabilities provided in addition to SAP Access Control. The company provides a variet ...Login Get full Access
IBM provides with its ISIGI (IBM Security Identity Governance & Intelligence) an IGA (Identity Governance & Administration) solution that is primarily ...Login Get full Access
6.5 IBS Schreiber
IBS Schreiber delivers a solution for analyzing authorizations in SAP environments with their CheckAud product. The focus is primarily on read-only ac ...Login Get full Access
SafePaaS is a provider of a solution that fits into both the IT GRC market segment, and can support managing entitlements and SoD controls in SAP envi ...Login Get full Access
Symmetry ControlPanelGRC is an easy-to-use solution covering the major aspects of managing access control and access-related GRC requirements in SAP e ...Login Get full Access
Valantic is a SAP consultancy and solution provider, delivering a broad range of services and solutions in the SAP market segment. With apm atlantis, ...Login Get full Access
Xiting provides its XAMS (Xiting Authorizations Management) as an add-on for managing authorizations in SAP environments. They are focused on managing ...Login Get full Access
7 Related Research
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