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team to provide faster time-to-value identity management deployments
company CA has announced a deal with Eurekify that will give customers a
more efficient approach for implementing an identity management solution to
cost-effectively manage and control the identity lifecycle and demonstrate
The combination of CA Identity Manager with Eurekify Enterprise Role Manager
provides customers with a system for “smart provisioning”, which means
customers have the ability to clean up the identity data first and then
model the roles with the best available information. This facilitates
effective automation of the provisioning process and enhances identity
Under the agreement, CA will resell Eurekify Enterprise Role Manager,
helping customers quickly discover, model, and manage corporate roles using
Eurekify’s advanced pattern recognition technology.
Eurekify role data will be fed into CA Identity Manager, which customers use
to easily manage identity lifecycles from creation to modification to
removal. Eurekify analytical capabilities will also weave easily into CA
Identity Manager processes to recommend roles and check their consistency in
The agreement also simplifies the buying experience for customers who want
to deal with a single vendor for procurement, deployment, service and
support of their identity management needs.
“As the clock ticks for organisations to address compliance issues, time to
value for identity management solutions become even more important,” said
Bilhar Mann, CA senior vice president, Security Management.
“Eurekify’s leadership in role modelling, mining and management processes is
an ideal coupling with the strengths of CA Identity Manager. The complete
solution allows organisations to streamline the management of identities and
their subsequent access and strive for faster adherence to compliance
mandates,” he said.
Eurekify, a pioneer in role modelling and role management, has leveraged
advanced pattern recognition analysis in Eurekify Enterprise Role Manager to
manage roles from role-and-rule mining to privileges clean up.
“With Eurekify's solution customers can quickly build and maintain role and
compliance models that cover 80 per cent of their entire set of access
rights with business roles,” said Dr. Ron Rymon, Eurekify founder.
“Through this agreement, Eurekify and CA offer the next generation of
role-based identity management systems. Combined, we deliver a system that
is comprehensive, cohesive, and very effective from both managerial and
administrative viewpoints,” Dr. Rymon added.