The Secret Features of Okta Access Gateway: Part 4: Anonymous Access

At Okta, we love to secure access to everything, from cloud apps, to consumer apps, to servers, and infrastructure—from a single platform. And that, of course, includes on-premises apps. In our new series The Secret Features of Okta Access Gateway, we’re going to explore some of the best secret features of Okta Access Gateway (OAG) to secure…

Building Consumer Trust: 4 Challenges to Offering Secure User Authentication

No brand can be successful without customer trust. But as organizations handle and store more customer data than ever—data that’s increasingly targeted by cyber criminals—that trust is harder to earn and even harder to keep. In my previous post, I discussed the various stages of the customer journey that are crucial to building and retaining user…

Okta’s Patrick McCue Named a CRN Channel Chief for 2020

We’re pleased to announce that Patrick McCue, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Partnerships, has been named a CRN Channel Chief for 2020. This exclusive honor is given to leaders in the channel who go above and beyond to drive growth and innovation within their partner communities. In his two-year tenure at Okta, Patrick has led the charge to…

A Leading Identity Conference: What to Expect at Oktane20

Update: March 5 Every year at Oktane, we look forward to bringing together thousands of IT professionals, product leaders, and developers to discuss the importance of identity. As we’ve followed the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), it became clear that, this year, the best way to safely engage with our community is through a…

Turbocharge your Company's Charitable Spirit with Apps for Good

We’re living in a new age in the workforce. Philanthropy and day-to-day work activities are mixing in ways that can create real change in our communities. To that end, a new generation of apps is rising to meet the demand of employees participating in charitable activities. That’s one of the reasons Okta announced Apps for Good in 2019. As your…

4 Steps to Building Consumer Trust

As cyber criminals become more refined in their exploits, customers and their personal information are being increasingly targeted—and that poses a growing threat to organizations. Today, according to the Ponemon Institute, the cost of a data breach is $3.92 million, including non-operational factors like reduced brand engagement and compromised…

Not Your Standard Internship, the Life of an Okta EMEA Sales Intern

As our EMEA Business Development Representative (BDR) interns reach the end of their 12-month programme, we wanted to highlight all they have done for us this year. From connecting with decision-makers to learning from the broader sales organisation, the interns’ positive impact can be seen companywide. Read on to see how the EMEA Oktern Class of…

The Secret Features of Okta Access Gateway: Part 3: Maintenance Mode

At Okta, we love to secure access to everything, from cloud apps, to consumer apps, to servers, and infrastructure—from a single platform. And that, of course, includes on-premises apps. In our new series The Secret Features of Okta Access Gateway, we’re going to explore some of the best secret features of Okta Access Gateway (OAG) to secure…

When to Retire the Monolith: Is a Move to Microservices in Your Future?

We’ve seen monumental changes in personal computing over the past few decades. The more sophisticated a device becomes, the more compact its design and the more advanced its capabilities. Take mobile phones: their first iterations were cumbersome and slow compared to the sleek, fast smartphones we now carry in our pockets. And modern-day laptops…

The Secret Features of Okta Access Gateway: Part 2: On-Prem Data Sources

At Okta, we love to secure access to everything, from cloud apps, to consumer apps, to servers, and infrastructure—from a single platform. And that, of course, includes on-premises apps. In our new series The Secret Features of Okta Access Gateway, we’re going to explore some of the best secret features of Okta Access Gateway (OAG) to secure…

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