HOUSTON, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NetIQ today announced its partnership with Altran, a global leader in innovation and high-tech engineering consulting. In this new partnership, Altran will offer NetIQ's Identity and Access Management and Security products along with their expertise across these solutions to help companies in Norway better manage organizational risk, meet compliance and respond more quickly to dynamic business demands. The enforcement of proper access is essential to managing the increasing security threats stemming from inside and outside of the enterprise. The challenge is how to implement identity, access and security controls that accommodate an ever-changing device landscape, cloud, and the myriad of enterprise applications that workers require to be productive. Businesses need a trusted partner with extensive experience across Identity, Access Management and Security solutions to automate and simplify providing secure access to information and to mitigate business risk in an evolving threat landscape. "Our customers are facing a variety of security challenges stemming from cloud, BYOD, compliance requirements and more and are looking to Altran to help them solve those challenges with the proven methodologies and technologies," said Thomas Ingebretsen, Regional Director, Altran. "NetIQ is a market leader and trusted brand with a proven record of delivering world-class technologies with which we are proud to partner. The combination of our market presence and expertise with NetIQ's technologies uniquely positions us to provide the most comprehensive solutions to market." Altran has a long-standing history of working with organizations across many industries in which the complexities of managing identity, access and security across cloud-based applications and mobile continues to grow. Their commitment to help businesses successfully implement new technologies and provide ongoing program support helps organizations remain at the forefront by developing new services.