ForgeRock Recognized by AlwaysOn as OnDemand 100 Winner for Innovations in Identity Relationship Management
SAN FRANCISCO – June 16, 2014 – ForgeRock Inc., the leading open platform provider of identity relationship management (IRM) solutions, announced today that it has been selected by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. ForgeRock™ and the OnDemand Top 100 companies were honored at AlwaysOn’s OnDemand event earlier this month at Draper University in San Mateo, CA.
“Our vision from day one has been to deliver the best open source identity stack for securing anything,anywhere, on any device,” said Mike Ellis, CEO, ForgeRock. “This recognition reaffirms how we are transforming identity and access management by providing an alternative, Identity Relationship Management which is helping organizations drive strategic customer engagement and new revenue generating opportunities.”
ForgeRock has created a disruption in the industry as more organizations are looking for ways to roll out more dynamic services to customers, prospects, partners and suppliers to develop deeper and new revenue streams. ForgeRock enables customers to extend their business reach securely to devices, platforms and services including the cloud, the Internet of Things, mobile devices, customer portals, social platforms and the Web. ForgeRock is the fastest growing identity platform vendor and its IRM solutions have been deployed across vertical industries such as finance, healthcare, insurance, government and education.
“This year, the top cloud infrastructure, SaaS, and on-demand software players are making serious inroads into the enterprise and business community. Cloud storage wars and excellent software offerings are making the cloud an even more attractive place to do business. Both business and consumer users are migrating to the cloud in droves, bringing us into a new digital age filled with opportunity,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “This year’s OnDemand 100 winners list is jam packed with companies that are using the cloud to create and host imaginative, versatile apps. Mobile, business, consumer—the on-demand universe is propelling the entire Global Silicon Valley into an interdependent, connected, and mobile future.”
The OnDemand 100 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2014 list. Winners are selected based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value and media buzz.
A full list of all the OnDemand 100 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at: http://aonetwork.com/.
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand connecting and informing the entrepreneurial community in the Global Silicon Valley. Founded by Red Herring founding editor, Tony Perkins in 2003, AlwaysOn’s mission is to continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, bloggers, and advertisers like no other media brand.
ForgeRock™ creates identity relationship management solutions for the modern Web including public cloud, private cloud, hybrid cloud, and enterprise and mobile environments. ForgeRock products support mission-critical operations with a fully open-source platform. The ForgeRock Open Identity Stack powers solutions for many of the world’s largest companies andgovernment organizations. For more information and free downloads, visit www.forgerock.com or follow ForgeRock on Twitter at www.twitter.com/forgerock.