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SMS PASSCODE Recognized in Gartner Magic Quadrant for User Authentication

-- Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SMS PASSCODE®, a leading provider of adaptive multi-factor authentication software, today announced its inclusion in Gartner's User Authentication Magic Quadrant. SMS PASSCODE is positioned for "completeness of vision" and "ability to execute." The Gartner MQ for user authentication includes 20 vendors with significant market presence based on the number of customers or number of end users served.



  • Dynamic protection against modern threats. SMS PASSCODE offers a secure remote login process that is dynamic, session-specific and real-time.
  • Superior user experience. Takes advantage of contextual information to assess the threat level and automatically adjusts the level of user authentication needed.
  • A global footprint for multi-factor authentication, serving a global audience through more than 600 value-added resellers worldwide.

Torben Andersen, chief commercial officer, SMS PASSCODE said:
"Enterprises, governments and financial institutions are seeking flexible and secure ways to authenticate remote users of cloud business software. Our adaptive multi-factor authentication solution is easy to install, manage and use, ensuring compliance and security."

Gartner User Authentication Magic Quadrant by Ant Allan, December 9, 2013.

About the Magic Quadrant
Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

SMS PASSCODE is a leading provider of adaptive multifactor authentication software, improving enterprise security and productivity by delivering an easy to use and intelligent solution that helps ensure the safety of corporate networks and applications. SMS PASSCODE authenticates users through their mobile devices with contextual intelligence, helping IT managers address evolving business needs with cloud applications and mobile security by dynamically authenticating users based on geo-location and data usage analytics. The solution secures remote log-on systems including Microsoft, Citrix, Cisco and Checkpoint. Governments, telcos, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 40 countries appreciate its cost-effective, secure and easy-to-maintain offering, making SMS PASSCODE their trusted partner to securely authenticate access to services while preventing identity theft. For more information, visit

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