Omada Enables Advanced Governance Controls in Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium
Seamless integration enables advanced access governance controls across all enterprise systems - on-premise and in the cloud
Copenhagen, Denmark, September 27 2017 – Omada, the market-leading provider of solutions for advanced identity management and access governance, today announces a strategic alliance with Microsoft. The alliance is an expansion of the long-term relationship between the two companies. At the center of the solution is the seamless integration of Omada’s Identity governance platform with Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium. Built on Azure, to govern access across hybrid environments. The solution provides customers with advanced access governance controls across all enterprise systems - on-premise and in the cloud.
The integration offers comprehensive governance features, allowing modern enterprises to ensure security, compliance and efficiency. With a 360-degree view of all access rights for all users, enterprises have the full overview and control of employees, contractors, partners, and their access, across hybrid environments.
Alex Simons, Director, Product Management, Microsoft Identity Division at Microsoft Corp. says,
“Our expanded integration with Omada is an important step in our journey to cover all dimensions of identity-driven security. Omada’s platform is built on Microsoft technology and is the perfect fit for Azure Active Directory Premium. The two solutions combined give customers a future-proof, and easy-to-use, identity management and access governance solution across on-premise and cloud.”
Creating measurable business value
Omada’s solution provides features such as user-friendly self-service access request portal, automation of access certification, and automation of the access review processes together with automated audit and compliance reporting.
“Since Omada was founded almost two decades ago, one of the key insights from our customer and partner engagements that has especially stood out has been: we help them do more with identity and create measurable business value,” says Morten Boel Sigurdsson, CEO and founder of Omada. “We are thrilled about announcing this strategic alliance between Microsoft and Omada, which takes our relationship to a new level and enables us to deliver even more value to our customers.”
Covering security, compliance and efficiency needs
The Omada Identity Platform is acknowledged for its strong identity governance capabilities by customers, partners, and leading analysts. When combined with the secure access and risk-based identity protection of Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium, the solution enables customers to focus on their business by fully covering some of their most demanding security, compliance, and efficiency needs.
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. This means, that customers can use their already existing Microsoft expertise in the organization.
Do more with identity
At Omada, we are focused on using identity to create measurable business value –from IT and HR to Marketing and Sales. Identity, managed the Omada way, simultaneously improves security, efficiency, cost control, and regulatory compliance throughout any organization.
And, it can do even more. Identity can accelerate digital transformations, smooth M&A integration, and enable deeper relationships with suppliers and customers. Few technologies have the potential to impact so much. Belief in this essential role of identity unites our organization, fuels our innovation, and strengthens our collaboration with partners.
We’ve pioneered many of the best practices in use today, and are passionate about taking identity management even further. We are committed to using identity to create business value.
Established in 2000, Omada has operations in North America and Europe, delivering solutions directly and via a network of skilled partners and system integrators.
Omada’s Identity Platform is recognized by Gartner in the ‘Critical Capabilities report for IGA’, where Omada received the 3rd highest scores in two out of four use cases.
Omada is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and three times global Microsoft Award winner of the Microsoft Identity and Secure Access Award, recognized for providing advanced identity and access governance scenarios utilizing the Microsoft stack. The Omada Identity Platform utilizes Microsoft technologies to provide enterprise-ready identity solutions across heterogeneous IT platforms, supporting hybrid scenarios. This is further enhanced in the newly launched version of the Omada Identity Platform (OIS v12.3). Omada’s certified solution is based on well proven components in the Microsoft technology stack like Windows Server, the .NET framework, SQL Server and BI services for enhanced analytics experiences.