Top 8 Identity and Access Management Challenges with Your SaaS Applications

The Importance of Identity for SaaS Applications The enterprise cloud revolution is here. IT organizations everywhere, from small and mid-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies, are moving from on-premises software to on-demand, cloud-based services. As enterprise IT makes this transition to a new hybrid on-demand/on-premises configuration, controlling who is granted access to which applications becomes

Okta Access Gateway

Okta Access Gateway delivers Okta Single Sign-On and Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication from the cloud to your on-premise web applications. Access Gateway supports the integration patterns natively supported by on-prem web apps – such as Kerberos, IWA, Header-Based authentication, and URL authorization – to provide security without requiring changes in their source code. Access Gateway acts

Identity as a Service – Okta

As a business expands and scales, it adapts with applications to streamline its network and operations. Where an employee may have once had one login and password, IT now manages hundreds of credentials for on-premises and Software as a Service (SaaS) apps, running on different platforms and multiple devices. Likewise, many businesses now offer online

The new workplace: re-imagining work after 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forces millions of people around the globe to stay in their homes. As a result, more employees than ever are working remotely. To some, this new way of working comes as a welcome relief; no more commuting, no more distractions and a noticeable improved work-life balance. For others, however, this overnight

How to Go Passwordless with Okta

Passwordless authentication is no longer a dream of the distant future. For consumers, everyday technologies such as Apple Touch ID and Face ID and Windows Hello allow users to access their devices password free. And for the workforce, technologies like fingerprint and card readers and mobile authenticator apps help to provide a passwordless experience. Leaving

Universal Directory. Create one world.

Humans don’t like change, especially when it involves difficulty. The inertia of the status quo is powerful. But what if it was that status quo which created many of your difficulties, but you simply weren’t aware of the fact? Equally what if change was then made really easy? In this eBook we aim to make

Silver linings from 2020, for the future of work

The metaphorical storm clouds that 2020 brought, undoubtedly contain business-critical silver linings. These will affect the way we all work going forwards in a positive manner. That was the general consensus from five leading technology directors who recently participated in the Okta-sponsored Hot Topics series: “Dynamic Work: Reimagining the Workplace”. Pre-Covid19, these five technology directors

Businesses at Work

Welcome to the seventh Businesses at Work report, an in-depth look into how organizations and people work today — exploring workforces and customers, and the applications and services they use to be productive. This year, as the pandemic became a global concern, our worlds were flooded with change. We turned to technology to stay afloat.