Omada Press Releases
Strong Demand for Omada GDPR SaaS Solution Running on Microsoft’s Cloud
January 2018: Organizations have realized that they need a General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliant access governance solution to address vital challenges. They also know they need a solution in place by May 25 2018. Consequently, Omada experiences a strong uptake of its unique governance solution as-a service, which addresses precisely these issues.
Omada Announces Strategic Alliance with Microsoft
September 2017: Omada announces a strategic alliance with Microsoft, for the seamless integration of Omada’s identity governance platform with Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium. The strategic alliance enables organizations to enhance Microsoft’s access management and identity protection services with Omada’s identity governance and administration platform, built on Microsoft technologies.
Omada Launches Increased Connectivity, Customer Engagement, and Advanced Azure AD Premium Governance
August 2017 - Omada launches the newest version of the Omada Identity Suite (OIS) version 12.3, with increased standardization, connectivity, and customer engagement features, enabling organizations to achieve increased access management control and governance of identities, within and outside of the organization, as well as connect to the Azure Active Directory and Azure platform.
CMI/Aalborg University and Omada to Foster Future Innovation
August 2017 - Center for Communication, Media and Information Technologies (CMI) at Aalborg University in Copenhagen and Omada have entered into an agreement, which aims to foster research collaboration between the center and Omada, strengthening the innovative capacities of the industry and advancing industry-driven research and innovation, amongst others by establishing a cyberlab to give students hands-on experience in the detection and prevention of cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
Omada Launches Extended Capabilities for EU GDPR Compliance and CIAM
June 2017 - Omada launches its newest version of the Omada Identity Suite (OIS) v12.2, enabling organizations to comply with critical security requirements of the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) and to engage with customers and partners with user-friendly and secure digital services.
Omada Inks Partnership with KMD
May 2017 - Danish IT supplier KMD has entered into a partnership with Omada for the Nordic market. The partnership sees Omada and KMD offer private businesses a strong solution based on Omada’s IT security technology and the first client for the new partnership has already been signed
Omada Recognized by Gartner for Critical Capabilities in Identity Governance and Administration 2017
May 2017 - Gartner Inc. has recognized Omada for its identity governance and administration capabilities, giving it the 3rd highest score in two out of four use cases (Enterprise-Focused and Governance-Focused) in the 2017 ‘Critical Capabilities for Identity Governance and Administration report
Omada Delivers Solid 2016 Results
May 2017 - Omada, the market-leading provider of solutions and services for identity management and access governance, continues its solid growth.
Cyber security and digitilization in particular drove demand in 2016 as well as the new EU GDPR regulation for increased control of data access and governance demands, which go into effect from May 2018.
Danfoss chooses Omada for streamlining of user control
April 2017 - Danfoss develops technologies that enable its customers to do more with less. Danfoss has the same wish regarding its identity and access management of 25,300 employees and several thousand external users, as well as over 100,000 customers’ access to customer applications. Danfoss has chosen Omada’s recognized technological platform for this task.
Omada appoints Senior VP of Global Marketing to support ambitious international growth plan
April 2017 - Omada, a leading provider of Identity & Access Governance solutions with offices in Europe and North America, appoints new VP of Global Marketing Anne Dorthe Gyldenkærne. Anne Dorthe has more than 18 years of experience working within the IT industry. She comes from a position as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at the IT Security company Dubex.
The Municipality of Vesthimmerland Chooses Omada to Ensure Compliant Identity Management and Access Governance
April 2017 - The municipality of Vesthimmerland manages around 200 different systems in manual and time consuming processes. Consequently, they searched the market for a solution to automate the processes, safeguard privacy data, and document compliance. They decided to go with Omada’s recognized solution for Identity Management and Access Governance, IAM.
Omada Announces New Privileged Account Security Integration to Better Protect Organizations from Cyber Threats
March 2017 - Omada Announces New Privileged Account Security Integration to Better Protect Organizations from Cyber Threats. This Global Technology Partnership offers organizations the power to centrally manage and govern all identities and entitlements and better protect themselves from cyber threats by adding an extra layer of security on privileged accounts.
Omada Appoints Jack Wilson as Vice President for Sales in North America
March 2017 - Wilson brings more than 25 years of experience and leadership to Omada. He was most recently with Secunia, the leading provider of IT security solutions for vulnerability management, where he served as Vice President and General Manager.
Omada Positioned Highest in the "Challengers" Quadrant of Gartner's 2017 Magic Quadrant for IGA
March 2017 - Gartner's evaluation is based on ability to execute and completeness of vision. Omada has improved its position in “Challengers” Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration 2017
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New Omada version 12.1 provides enhanced capabilities to govern access across hybrid scenarios, seamlessly integrating with Azure AD
February 2017 - Today’s hybrid IT environments, requires a seamless way to govern access across on-premise enterprise solutions and cloud-based services and platforms, making it challenging to ensure that the right people have access to the right information at the right time, across cloud and on-premise applications.
Growing Customer and Partner Base for Omada’s Self-Service Identity Management in the UK and Ireland
October 2016 – Omada, a market leader in IT security solutions and services for identity management and access governance, is expanding the team covering the UK and Ireland (UKI). More partners and additions to the local teams in key markets enable Omada to support a growing UKI customer base with the implementation of Omada’s award-winning Omada Identity Suite.
Omada Identity Suite v12: Accelerate Digital Business with Self-Service IGA for Efficiency, Compliance, and Security
October 2016 - Omada’s new version of its award-winning product is leading the way to a simpler approach to IGA. Version 12 enables end-users to easily manage access rights through enhanced self-service user experiences. The new version improves security by minimizing human error, and makes internal audits a routine activit
Omada Introduces Partner Program to Accelerate Global Growth
July 2016 - Omada today announced the launch of the global Omada Partner Program, to support the company’s plans for aggressive, global growth. The partner program will serve to extend the reach of Omada’s implementation services and sales efforts.
Omada Appoints Veronika Westerlund to Head Up Global Partner Program and Drive Growth
July 7, 2016 – Omada, a market leader in IT security solutions and services for identity management and access governance, has appointed VP Channels & Alliances Veronika Westerlund to head up the global Omada Partner Program. The partner program is a key driver in the company’s aggressive growth strategy.
Omada Appoints Santeri Kangas as Chief Technology Officer
July 5, 2016 – Omada, a market leader in IT security solutions and services for identity management and access governance, today announced the appointment of Santeri Kangas as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Reporting to Omada CEO Morten Boel Sigurdsson, Kangas will play a key role in shaping Omada’s technology strategy, as the company embarks on the next phase of growth and innovation.
KuppingerCole Rates Omada’s Identity Management and Access Governance Solution Favorably in Executive View
June 2016 - According to the Executive View, KuppingerCole ”strongly recommends including Omada Identity Suite into evaluations for IAG offerings and for combined Identity Provisioning/Access Governance projects.”
Increased Awareness That Data Control Is Key to Corporate Security Means Success for Omada’s Iga Offerings
May 2, 2016 – Omada, a market leader in identity governance and access management, celebrates growth in customer base and a great financial result for 2015. The company accredits its success to the heightened awareness in enterprises of the necessity to control user access to data as a security measure.
Omada Rated in Top 3 for 3 of 4 Use Cases in Gartner’s 2016 Critical Capabilities for Identity Governance and Administration Report
March 2016 - Gartner, Inc. the leading provider of research and analysis on the global information technology industry, has recognized Omada for its IGA offering in the top 3 of 3 of 4 use cases, Enterprise, Governance-Focused, and Automation-Focused in the March 2016 Critical Capabilities for Identity Governance and Administration report.
Gartner Positions Omada in the “Challengers” Quadrant of the 2016 Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration
March 2016 - Omada, a leading provider of identity management and access governance solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the ”Challengers” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration.
Omada Announces New Chairman of the Board
February 2016 - Omada announces the appointment of Peter Colsted as new Chairman of the Board at Omada – a role he is taking over from Vice-president, Niels Molzen, who was assigned to the role for a transitional period after Chairman Peter Leschly.