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Okta

Enterprise-grade identity management for all your apps, users & devices

What is Okta?

Connect all your apps in days, not months, with instant access to thousands of pre-built integrations - even add apps to the network yourself. Integrations are easy to set up, constantly monitored, proactively repaired and handle authentication and provisioning.
Okta is a tool in the Identity Verification as a Service category of a tech stack.

Who uses Okta?

Companies
58 companies reportedly use Okta in their tech stacks, including LinkedIn, Typeform, and Hubspot.

Developers
238 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Okta.

Okta Integrations

Sentry, Zoom, Bugsnag, PagerDuty, and BigCommerce are some of the popular tools that integrate with Okta. Here's a list of all 34 tools that integrate with Okta.
Pros of Okta
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REST API
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SAML
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Easy LDAP integration
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User Provisioning
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OIDC OpenID Connect
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Universal Directory
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API Access Management - oAuth2 as a service
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Protect B2E, B2B, B2C apps
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SSO, MFA for cloud, on-prem, custom apps
3
Easy Active Directory integration
3
Tons of Identity Management features
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SOC2
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SWA applications Integration
Decisions about Okta

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Okta in their tech stack.

Hey all, We're currently weighing up the pros & cons of using Firebase Authentication vs something more OTB like Auth0 or Okta to manage end-user access management for a consumer digital content product. From what I understand so far, Something like Firebase Auth would require more dev effort but is likely to cost less overall, whereas OTB, you have a UI-based console which makes config by non-technical business users easier to manage. Does anyone else have any intuitions or experiences they could share on this, please? Thank you!

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I want some good advice on which one I should prefer. (Keycloak or Okta) Since Keycloak is open source, it will be our first preference, but do we face some limitations with this approach? And since our product is SAAS based and we support the following authentications at present. 1. AT DB level 2. 3rd part IDP providers 3. LDAP/AD...

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Jobs that mention Okta as a desired skillset

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Okta's Features

  • Community Supported Network
  • Comprehensive App Integrations
  • Proactive Network Support
  • Easy App Integration
  • Find Your Applications
  • Okta for One Application is Free

Okta Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Okta?
OneLogin
OneLogin provides a cloud-based identity and access management (IAM) solution that offers simple single sign-on (SSO), making it easier for companies to secure and manage access to web applications both in the cloud and behind the firewall.
Auth0
A set of unified APIs and tools that instantly enables Single Sign On and user management to all your applications.
Duo
Duo is a next-generation package manager that blends the best ideas from Component, Browserify and Go to make organizing and writing front-end code quick and painless.
Centrify
It is privileged identity management and identity as a service solutions stop the breach by securing access to hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services.
Firebase
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
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Okta's Followers
635 developers follow Okta to keep up with related blogs and decisions.