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WSO2 leads in G2 KuppingerCole reports

Kuppingercole Analysts’ 2022 CIAM Platforms Leadership Compass latest report names WSO2 ( as overall leader and product leader in the consumer identity and access management (CIAM) market for the second year running.

Based on KuppingerCole’s evaluation of 23 leading vendors in CIAM, New report examines how 23 leading vendors are addressing CIAM requirements; marks the second consecutive report that WSO2 has been named an overall leader and product leader
“At a time when organisations are competing on their ability to create seamless digital interactions with their customers, there’s no room for compromise between robust security and an inviting user experience,” says Geethika Cooray, Vice President and Head of Identity and Access Management, WSO2.  “We are honoured to be recognized as both an overall leader and product leader in KuppingerCole’s 2022 CIAM Platforms Leadership Compass report.  We view it as validation of our investments in delivering the CIAM solutions enterprises need to create rich, trusted digital experiences that drive customer adoption, loyalty and growth.”

The report awarded WSO2 the highest ranking, “strong positive,” in three of five categories: security, interoperability, and deployment, as well as a “positive” ranking in the functionality and usability categories.  WSO2’s product leadership and strong placement in the innovation and market categories resulted in the company being named an overall leader in the report.

“The core strengths of WSO2 solutions are the open-source plus support model, adherence to industry standards, and its API emphasis. These features enable WSO2 to serve the CIAM role and enable its customers to extend the solution as needed to meet their requirements,” comments John Tolbert, Lead Analyst, KuppingerCole.  “WSO2 reports a strong upsurge in the use of their product for B2B customer identity use cases.  Any organization that has developed its own business applications and needs a highly extensible CIAM solution should consider WSO2.”

In addition to WSO2 Identity Server and Asgardeo, which were evaluated for the KuppingerCole report, the suite also includes WSO2 Private CIAM Cloud.  Building on the proven business-to-consumer (B2C) B2C capabilities of WSO2’s other CIAM offerings, WSO2 Private CIAM Cloud provides new B2B organization management functionality, enabling companies to create multiple levels of B2B organizational hierarchies. Each year, WSO2’s CIAM suite manages more than 1 billion identities for businesses and government organizations worldwide.

The full report can be at

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