Tag: Okta

Global Cloud

Okta and Auth0: A $6.5 billion bet that identity will warrant its own cloud

March 4, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Okta’s $6.5 billion purchase of Auth0 is based on the idea that there will be only a handful of clouds within companies in the years ahead. Identity will be one of those clouds joining functions like collaboration, CRM, infrastructure, HR […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

Okta CEO: Here’s where cloud identity management is headed

February 15, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Todd McKinnon founded Okta in 2009 on the outrageous notion that business user identity could be managed in the cloud. In an in-depth 2013 interview on InfoWorld, McKinnon, the former VP of engineering for Salesforce, argued that mass migration to […]


Okta hits new cloud reliability milestone

July 2, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Okta, the cloud-based identity management firm, said Thursday that it can officially promise all of its customers 99.99 percent uptime at no additional cost. While the high level of cloud reliability will benefit all customers, it should help Okta in […]

Cloud Clients, Global Cloud

Okta, VMware Challenge Microsoft with Single-Sign-On Partnership

May 29, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Okta and VMware are integrating their respective identity-management and managed digital-workspace technologies to enable context-aware authentication from desktop and mobile devices. The partnership, one of several revealed at Okta’s annual Oktane conference last week in Las Vegas, is a joint-engineering […]