One of the World's Largest Luxury Goods Companies Selects Hitachi ID Systems for Privileged Access Management
CALGARY, March 11, 2014
CALGARY, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Hitachi ID is pleased to announce that
one of the world's largest luxury goods companies - a Europe-based,
multi-billion dollar enterprise, purchased the Hitachi ID Privileged
Access Manager (PAM) product for implementation throughout their
"Hitachi ID Privileged Access Manager is network security software
designed specifically to address the problem of insecure, static and
shared administrator passwords. Most companies consider such
non-monitored passwords one of the highest-risk weaknesses in their
security setup," says Gideon Shoham, CEO of Hitachi ID Systems. "We are
very happy that this company has selected our best of breed PAM
solution - and consistent with their overall approach to business, they
recognize quality and advantages when they see it."
The company evaluated all leading vendor solutions in the PAM market
through a request for proposal (RFP) and detailed on-site proof of
concept (POC) . Hitachi ID's team was able to complete the POC in two
days compared with over two weeks spent by its main competitor.
"Hitachi ID's Privileged Access Management solution is exactly what we
want to implement," says a representative of the company. "We tested
Hitachi ID solution against other leading vendors in the space and
found it to have, by far, the broadest coverage and lowest overall
cost. The technical expertise and delivery abilities of Hitachi ID
Systems outperformed all competing vendors."
About Hitachi ID Systems
Hitachi ID Systems delivers access governance and identity
administration solutions to organizations globally. Hitachi ID
solutions are used by Fortune 500 companies to secure access to systems
in the enterprise and in the cloud.