PingFederate Review - why 4.3 stars?

PingFederate Review
ITQlick Score: 87/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.3/5)
Pricing: 5.6/10 - average cost
Category: IT Management -> PingFederate
Ranking:Ranked 4 out of 209 IT Management systems
Company: Promisec
Pricing: starts at $20,000 per year
Typical customers: Medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: PingFederate pricing, PingFederate alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Apr 07, 2022

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What is PingFederate?

PingFederate is a federated identity management solution that comes with high-integrity identity security tools required to set a centralize control over authentication and identities. The solution provides identity management, API security and web single sign-on for partners, customers and employees.

Ping Identity, the company behind PingFederate, was founded back in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, CO, United States. The company have served more than 1,200 companies including half of the Fortune 100 companies.


What is PingFederate rating?

The rating of PingFederate is 4.3 stars out of 5 and the total score is 87 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who uses PingFederate?

PingFederate is suitable for companies of all shapes and sizes including security, healthcare, food, media and entertainment, manufacturing and more. Land O’ Lakes, Box and VSP are some of the clients of this federated identity management solution.

Is PingFederate the best IT Management system?

PingFederate is ranked 4 out of 209 software in their category (IT Management systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

PingFederate comes with SSO performance metrics monitoring, traffic monitoring, compliance monitoring, multi factor authentication integration support and authentication data augmentation features. The solution supports integration with your existing cloud directories, identity stores or social identity providers. Users can make access decisions based on location, device, time of day or other contextual data. The solution supports integration with Microsoft IIS and Apache HTP Server, .NET, Java, Python, PHP, Perl and other development languages and thousands of SaaS applications.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to PingFederate: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution, Windows 7, Informatica PowerCenter, Mendix App Platform, OpenSpan Desktop Automation, FlexNet Licensing, QualiWare, ManageEngine Desktop Central 8, Epiplex, ManageEngine Exchange Reporter Plus. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of PingFederate?

The cost of license starts at $20,000 per year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 5.6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can find here the REAL total cost breakdown for PingFederate. You can also find here pricing information from PingFederate's website.

What should you ask Promisec during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with PingFederate and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching PingFederate in action.

List of categories

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List of features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.