Product Comparison

LastPass Enterprise vs Passwordstate

Common Comparisons

Overall Score
Administrator Console
User Security Features
Business Features
Pricing
Reporting and Analytics

Summary

Review date: October 22nd 2018

LastPass offers both commercial and corporate password management. For their commercial service, each employee is given a password vault, which stores encrypted passwords for each of the employees accounts. This is accessed via the employee’s existing AD password and can be added as a browser extension, desktop app, or mobile app. Each password can then be pasted into the password box of each account, automatically or manually. There is also an admin console which gives administrators reports and analytics as well as policies over password strengths and more.

Benefits of LastPass Enterprise

  • Fully featured, with granular policies
  • Easy to use and install for both admins and end users
  • Offers a good amount of user security features, such as password access on all devices, password generators, multifactor authentication and single sign on
  • Good admin portal with high quality reporting and advanced analytics available
  • Business features such as group level permissions and secure password sharing
  • Active Directory integration
  • Browser extension and mobile app
  • High level of positive customer feedback
  • User features such as secure notes allow users to store encrypted information like credit card details

What you should know about LastPass Enterprise

  • Competitively priced, although can potentially be expensive for full service
  • Customers have reported the customer support can have high wait times
  • There have been vulnerabilities of the service in the past

Expert Insights Verdict on LastPass Enterprise

LastPass is the market leader in business password management tools. It’s highly rated by customers for have great features, and being easy to use. It greatly increases security for businesses, reducing the risk employees will use easy to guess passwords, or even the same password, for all their accounts. This adds protection to sensitive data and information. The service is also easy for administrators to use and offers a range of great features, such as single sign on and secure password sharing. The administrator console offers detailed analytics and is easy to navigate. There are different pricing options for businesses who are looking for different features, so we’d recommend speaking to an expert today to ensure you get the product best suited to your needs.

Expert Insights would recommend LastPass for it’s great user security and features, although users be aware that the service has experienced vulnerabilities in recent years.

Overall Score
Administrator Console
User Security Features
Business Features
Pricing
Reporting and Analytics

Summary

Review date: October 22nd 2018

Click Studio’s PasswordState is a business password management tool which is hosted on premise. It works in the same way as cloud-based business password management tools, with encrypted passwords being stored in a secure repository, which can be accessed by end users via browser extensions, a desktop app and a mobile app. PasswordState is free for very small teams of five people or less and is a cost effective solution without compromising on security and features.

Benefits of Password State

  • Granular security policies to fine tune the service to your organisation’s needs
  • Great compliance features with over 100 audit events and real time alerting, 34 pre-defined reports
  • Role based access and password sharing
  • Application programming interface allows users to write their own scripts to augment the service
  • Simple to use interface for end users, with auto-fill functionality
  • Easy to implement
  • Supports two factor authentications
  • AD integration
  • Automatic password resets
  • Excellent customer support, which will help users add features they need
  • Cheaper than competitors like Thycotic, with higher levels of customer satisfaction

What you should know about Password State

  • Support based in Australian headquarters
  • User interface is less streamlined than consumer focussed competitors like LastPass and DashLane
  • Only available as a on-premise solution

Expert Insights Verdict on Passwordstate

PasswordState is a great business password management solution, offering high protection, great features and cost-effective pricing. Customer satisfaction is extremely high for this service, and it’s not difficult to see why admin’s like it. The service has a range of granular security features, and customers report than the customer service is phenomenal, being happy and quick to implement features than users need. It has a range of good user security features like two factor authentication, and AD integration to make end users lives easier. Customers report than deployment is easy but being an on-premise solution it will naturally take more time to set up than cloud based alternatives. The UI may not be as end user friendly as competitors like LastPass, who are focussed on end user ease of use, but the functionality for admins and businesses outshine them.

Expert Insights would recommend PasswordState to businesses looking for a great business password management service with a range of business features and top-notch customer support. We’d especially recommend them to small teams who want an on-premise solution to password management.

Overall Score
Administrator Console
User Security Features
Business Features
Pricing
Reporting and Analytics

Summary

Review date: October 22nd 2018

LastPass offers both commercial and corporate password management. For their commercial service, each employee is given a password vault, which stores encrypted passwords for each of the employees accounts. This is accessed via the employee’s existing AD password and can be added as a browser extension, desktop app, or mobile app. Each password can then be pasted into the password box of each account, automatically or manually. There is also an admin console which gives administrators reports and analytics as well as policies over password strengths and more.

Benefits of LastPass Enterprise

  • Fully featured, with granular policies
  • Easy to use and install for both admins and end users
  • Offers a good amount of user security features, such as password access on all devices, password generators, multifactor authentication and single sign on
  • Good admin portal with high quality reporting and advanced analytics available
  • Business features such as group level permissions and secure password sharing
  • Active Directory integration
  • Browser extension and mobile app
  • High level of positive customer feedback
  • User features such as secure notes allow users to store encrypted information like credit card details

What you should know about LastPass Enterprise

  • Competitively priced, although can potentially be expensive for full service
  • Customers have reported the customer support can have high wait times
  • There have been vulnerabilities of the service in the past

Expert Insights Verdict on LastPass Enterprise

LastPass is the market leader in business password management tools. It’s highly rated by customers for have great features, and being easy to use. It greatly increases security for businesses, reducing the risk employees will use easy to guess passwords, or even the same password, for all their accounts. This adds protection to sensitive data and information. The service is also easy for administrators to use and offers a range of great features, such as single sign on and secure password sharing. The administrator console offers detailed analytics and is easy to navigate. There are different pricing options for businesses who are looking for different features, so we’d recommend speaking to an expert today to ensure you get the product best suited to your needs.

Expert Insights would recommend LastPass for it’s great user security and features, although users be aware that the service has experienced vulnerabilities in recent years.

Overall Score
Administrator Console
User Security Features
Business Features
Pricing
Reporting and Analytics

Summary

Review date: October 22nd 2018

Click Studio’s PasswordState is a business password management tool which is hosted on premise. It works in the same way as cloud-based business password management tools, with encrypted passwords being stored in a secure repository, which can be accessed by end users via browser extensions, a desktop app and a mobile app. PasswordState is free for very small teams of five people or less and is a cost effective solution without compromising on security and features.

Benefits of Password State

  • Granular security policies to fine tune the service to your organisation’s needs
  • Great compliance features with over 100 audit events and real time alerting, 34 pre-defined reports
  • Role based access and password sharing
  • Application programming interface allows users to write their own scripts to augment the service
  • Simple to use interface for end users, with auto-fill functionality
  • Easy to implement
  • Supports two factor authentications
  • AD integration
  • Automatic password resets
  • Excellent customer support, which will help users add features they need
  • Cheaper than competitors like Thycotic, with higher levels of customer satisfaction

What you should know about Password State

  • Support based in Australian headquarters
  • User interface is less streamlined than consumer focussed competitors like LastPass and DashLane
  • Only available as a on-premise solution

Expert Insights Verdict on Passwordstate

PasswordState is a great business password management solution, offering high protection, great features and cost-effective pricing. Customer satisfaction is extremely high for this service, and it’s not difficult to see why admin’s like it. The service has a range of granular security features, and customers report than the customer service is phenomenal, being happy and quick to implement features than users need. It has a range of good user security features like two factor authentication, and AD integration to make end users lives easier. Customers report than deployment is easy but being an on-premise solution it will naturally take more time to set up than cloud based alternatives. The UI may not be as end user friendly as competitors like LastPass, who are focussed on end user ease of use, but the functionality for admins and businesses outshine them.

Expert Insights would recommend PasswordState to businesses looking for a great business password management service with a range of business features and top-notch customer support. We’d especially recommend them to small teams who want an on-premise solution to password management.