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349 Customers Surveyed

2,709 Data Points Collected

100 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

12 Published Case Studies

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CA Identity Manager Helps to Onboard Users Quicker

How much faster can you provision users to new applications/services with CA Identity Manager vs. doing this with manual processes or home-grown technologies?

50% or higher
Below 10%

Case Study: Large Enterprise Insurance Company


This case study of a large enterprise insurance company is based on a February 2014 survey of CA Technologies IdentityMinder customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We primarily use CA Identity Manager to provision users to multiple endpoints at one time. We also use it as a password synchronization agent for those endpoints. We are looking to include self service access requests in the future.”


  • Purchased CA Identity Manager to solve the following business and security needs:
    • Automate provisioning processes for on-premise applications
    • Reduce costs of forgotten passwords
    • Simplify internal business processes around accessing apps

Use Case

  • Protects 10,000+ end users with CA Identity Manager.
  • Uses CA Identity Manager for the following purposes:
    • Provision employees to apps & services
    • Provide password management and user self-service


  • Can provision users to new applications/services 10-15% faster with CA Identity Manager compared to manual processes and home-grown technologies.
  • Reduced administrative-related costs by 10-15% with CA Identity Manager vs. managing access to applications on an individual basis.
  • Ranked the impact of CA Identity Manager in achieving the following benefits:
    • Reduced IT costs: significantly
    • Reduced security risks: significantly
  • Finds the benefit or cost reduction of operating a single infrastructure to manage user access to applications to be significant compared to implementing separate solutions for each method.
  • Rated the following CA Identity Manager features:
    • Scalability/reliability: very good
    • Platform support/connectors: good
    • Integration w/CA IAM Products: very good
    • Ease of administration: good
    • Depth of functionality: very good

Impact of CA Security Solutions for critical business drivers

For each of the drivers above that you selected, how significant has been the impact of the CA Security Solutions?

Extremely Significant Very Significant Significant No Impact

Reduce IT costs
Improve security for apps
Meet compliance requirements
Protect against breaches
Support business initiatives

A Confederação Sicredi employee reports that CA IAM solutions have increased their revenue by greater than 30% by enabling them to deliver new services.

Case Study: Telecom Italia


This case study of TELECOM ITALIA is based on a December 2015 survey of CA Technologies Identity and Access Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The solutions enable access monitoring easily and immediately.”


  • Agrees that “enabling the business” for IAM spend is very significant.

Use Case

  • Is leveraging CA IAM to support their digital transformation efforts.
  • Accesses > 20 applications with CA IAM.


  • Is able to bring new applications to market 10-19% faster with CA IAM.
  • Agrees that they have improved engagement with their customers with CA security solutions.
  • Reports that CA IAM solutions have improved customer retention.
  • Agrees that CA IAM has enabled them to deliver new services, thus increasing revenue.
  • Reports that CA IAM solutions have increased their revenue by 11-19% by enabling them to deliver new services.

CA IAM works in tandem with our other security applications. In securing the corporate world today, there is no longer any place for highly proprietary solutions. CA gets that and understands it must allow functionality with other security solutions to provide their customers with maximum security.

Security Manager, Global 500 Beverage Company

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About CA Identity Management

Identity Management solutions from CA help user productivity and business flexibility with user provisioning and identity governance.

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