One World Identity releases 2019 identity industry leader landscape
One World Identity (OWI) has released the 2019 Identity Industry Landscape pinpointing more than 400 leading companies in the digital identity industry and 35 market segments, the organization announced.
OWI’s overview delivers a clear overview of how the market is evolving and what companies are behind next-generation digital identity solutions disrupting the industry. The team chose 415 identity companies from more than 2,000 based on key factors. The companies chosen must have a business focus on identity, at least three years of activity or $3 million raised, and an active product on the market.
The market segments include Privileged Access Management (Hitachi ID, Nokia, Cyberark), Identity Governance & Administration (SAP, DELL, IBM), Physical IAM (HID, Vision-Box, IDCube), Behavioral Biometrics (NuData Security, buguroo, BehavioSec), Biometrics (BIO-key, BioConnect, Fingerprint Cards) , Fraud Prevention & Risk Management (imperva, DarkTrace, Sift), eSignature & Certifications (DocuSign, Validated ID, OneSpan), Identity Verification & Document Verification (Onfido, IDology, IntelliCheck), Identity Proofing (Idemia, Gemalto, ID.me), and Know Your Customer & Entity Verification (Opus, Trulioo, AuthBridge). A full copy can be downloaded from OWI’s website.
“Since 2017, the number of identity companies has more than quadrupled, from 500 companies to over 2,000,” said Travis Jarae, CEO and Founder of OWI. “With the wave of data breaches and privacy scandals, there is a rapid expansion of identity products and solutions. The OWI team interacts with identity companies every day, from startups to enterprise. We’re proud to share the Identity Landscape each year to distill how new companies, products, and solutions are shaping the future of identity.”
The 2019 OWI Identity Landscape is intended to help companies track market growth and trends, and understand the strategic importance of digital identity. OWI plans to release follow-up research on the market in the coming months.