Financial Services, Health Care, Telecommunications & Manufacturing Lead Early Traction for Identity Federation
Denver, CO – May 27, 2003 – Ping Identity Corporation (www.pingidentity.com), today announced that SourceID.Java (www.sourceid.org), the leading open source Java toolkit for enabling Liberty Alliance (Phase I) identity federation and federated single sign-on (SSO) has surpassed 1,000 downloads since first becoming available on January 20th of this year.
“We’ve witnessed a steady increase in demand for the SourceID.Java Identity Platform. We believe this to be indicative of a general increase in interest amongst companies to integrate open standards solutions which enable cross-domain security and applications such as federated single sign-on,” said Andre Durand, CEO of Ping Identity Corporation. Mr. Durand added, “A majority of the companies evaluating SourceID and Liberty federation are Global 1000 companies, many of which are have not participated in the technical standards setting efforts of the Liberty Alliance, but are now nonetheless demonstrating their interest in Liberty-enabled solutions for identity federation.”