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IBM Security, a leading player in the identity and access management (IAM) market, launched its identity-as-a-service (IDaaS) offering two years ago.


  • IBM Cloud Identity Service is positioned as an enterprise IDaaS solution that offers the same functionality as IBMs on-premise IAM software; it can be deployed as a full freestanding replacement or as an extension to an existing IAM product.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand the strengths of IBM Cloud Identity Service.
  • Understand the weaknesses of IBM Cloud Identity Service.

Key questions answered

  • What are the strengths of IBM Cloud Identity Service?
  • What are the weaknesses of IBM Cloud Identity Service?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Key messages
  • Ovum view

Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why consider the IBM Cloud Identity Service?

SWOT analysis

  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses
  • Opportunities
  • Threats

Data sheet

  • Key facts about the solution


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

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