A growing number of companies are offering security capabilities as a service. Here's a sampling of cloud-based services available today.
- CA Technologies' CA CloudMinder provides a set of identity and access management (IAM) capabilities as hosted cloud services. CloudMinder service infrastructure is hosted and monitored by CA.
- Qualys' QualysGuard is an on-demand vulnerability management, policy compliance and asset management system.
- Symantec's Symantec O3 Cloud Identity and Access Control is a cloud-based platform that provides access control, information security and information management. The service enables single sign-on across any Web application.
- Symplified provides federated single sign-on, identity and access management services.
-- Bob Violino