Bull strengthens its Evidian product suite for its Identity and Access Management (IAM) products to now include DirX


September 24, 2015

Bull, the brand for Atos technology products and software, today announced that it has consolidated all its Identity and Access Management (IAM) products under Evidian to now include DirX. Both Evidian and Atos are listed in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration 2014. Atos was evaluated for its DirX products. The suite Evidian, strengthened with the DirX offer, is also among the most successful suites in KuppingerCole‘s Leadership Compasses.

Designed to enable organizations to secure their critical infrastructure with cost-effective identity life cycle processes covering big data, business intelligence, mobility and cloud, the new strengthened Evidian offering includes solutions and cloud services for Identity Management and Access Governance, Access Management, Enterprise Single Sign-On and Identity Federation, Analytics and Intelligence, as well as Directory Services.

Chris Moret, Vice President for Cyber Security at Atos, explains:  “The Atos IAM strategy is focused on the requirements of our customers and how they can make their IAM solutions fit for the future. The consolidation of DirX and Evidian allows our customers to extend the breadth and depth of their IAM solutions and to run business-critical services in a secure, cost-efficient and scalable way. This assures our customers a long-term perspective for deploying IAM solutions in the IT and OT evolution.”

Launch of the Evolution 6 Identity & Access Manager

Today Bull also launches Evidian Evolution 6 Identity & Access Manager offering improved user experience, reduced costs and better returns on investments. New features in this release include a central cockpit where the end-user has access to all the actions she/he can do; ready to use or customisable processes to meet business requirements; the ability to control the exceptional rights of a user’s scope in time and the ability to manage and secure access to applications in the Cloud.

The Evidian Evolution 6 Identity & Access Manager:

  • Empowers the end-user with its revolutionary interface & one-click decision help
  • Leverages investments by seamlessly integrating existing security policies
  • Reduces operational risks and proves compliance with regulation constraints
  • Addresses SaaS applications in a secure and cost effective manner
  • Is easy to implement with ready-to-use & customizable governance processes.

Louis-Marie Fouchard, COO for Evidian at Atos, said: “Evolution 6 represents a major step forward in our solution for the Identity and Governance Market. Customers will take benefit of a set of functionalities designed to facilitate the implementation of the management of the identity and rights lifecycle by placing the users of the information system as the major actors of the processes, reducing the operational risks and addressing Cloud applications in a secure and cost effective manner. With Evidian our customers can be sure that only the right people access the right resources with the required rights for the right business reasons.’’

For more information on the Evidian Identity Access Management solutions read here

Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration, Felix Gaehtgens, Brian Iverson, Steve Krapes, 12 January 2015

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