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Two-Factor Authentication Evaluation Guide

In this guide, you will learn how to evaluate a solution based on:

  • Security Impact - Does the solution reduce risks, and can it provide visibility into your environment?
  • Strategic Business Initiatives - Does the solution support cloud, mobile and BYOD initiatives? Can it fulfill compliance?
  • Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) - Does the solution provide more upfront value, or more hidden costs?
  • Resources Required - Can your staff deploy and maintain the solution, or will you need to hire more personnel or contractors?

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is the simplest, most effective way to make sure users really are who they say they are. But, not every two-factor solution is the same. Some vendors only provide the bare minimum needed to meet compliance requirements – and some carry lots of hidden costs for deployment, operation and maintenance. Plus, many traditional solutions are clunky, error-prone and require extensive user training and support – costing your employees time and productivity.

Learn what to look for when assessing and comparing two-factor authentication solutions.

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Modern two-factor solutions have evolved to support new, complex technology models that change how we use data, including cloud computing and remote work.

Two-factor authentication — there are so many different vendors, solutions, authentication methods, integration issues, and new security concerns cropping up in the market that it's easy for IT security decision-makers to get confused about which solution is right for their organization.

This guide walks through key areas of differentiation between two-factor authentication solutions and provides concrete criteria for evaluating technologies and vendors.

Download our free guide today for a deep-dive into evaluating a modern two-factor authentication solution that can meet your organization's security needs.

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