It all starts with an employee at the middle and how you work with that employee is important to them. The more effective IT is at giving modern day technology to our end user population, the more attractive we can be as an organization.Timothy Weaver CIO
Del Monte Foods is one of the country’s largest and most well-known producers, distributors and marketers of premium quality, branded food products for the U.S. retail market, generating approximately $1.8 billion in net sales in fiscal 2013. With a powerful portfolio of brands, Del Monte products are found in six out of ten U.S. households.
Gatwick Airport never shuts down, and we expect the same from our partners. Okta’s enterprise-grade service was the only solution that could meet our technical, operational and security requirements.Michael Ibbitson CIO
Gatwick Airport is the UK’s second largest airport and the busiest single-runway airport in the world. It serves around 200 destinations (more than any other UK airport) in 90 countries for over 36 million passengers a year on short and long haul point-to-point services. It is also a major economic driver for the South-East region, generating around 23,000 on-airport jobs and a further 13,000 jobs through related activities.
Our company is full of engineers who build amazing products that work with creative magic. We don’t have people who are IT professionals in identity and spend lots of time writing software. One of the challenges we ran into is our engineering teams who are used to building fabulous creative software were suddenly faced with trying to understand what SAML was, and what identity was. What was really cool for me as the CIO, is that the people who know about the domain the best, are the IT professionals. For us internally, it was an opportunity for our IT organization to show what the new breed of IT is all about.Gerri Martin-Flickinger Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Adobe is the global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions. Their tools and services allow customers to create groundbreaking digital content, deploy it across media and devices, measure and optimize it over time, and achieve greater business success. They help customers make, manage, measure, and monetize their content across every channel and screen.
Three things we love about Okta: It gives us the identity management functionality that we really needed; it also gives us the ability to use Okta federation services to tie lots of diverse units together, which is very powerful; and lastly it gives us logging on provisioning and decommissioning of users, which we didn't have before. We found Okta to be a wonderful group to work with.Kevin Ledford CIO
When someone mentions Chiquita, you probably think just of bananas - but there is so much more to Chiquita than just bananas. In fact, Chiquita's basket overflows with a huge selection of delicious fruit such as pineapples, mango, papaya, and passion fruit. The company also distributes and markets high-quality fresh and value-added produce including natural fruit ingredients, healthy snacks and nutritious blends of convenient green salads. The company markets its products under the Chiquita® and Fresh Express® premium brands and other related trademarks.
We provide an array of services to over one million members through our website, Rotary.org. We're looking to make the access to these applications as simple and easy as possible. Okta simplifies the experience significantly.Peter Markos CIO
Rotary’s main objective is service in the community, workplace, and around the globe. The 1.2 million Rotarians who make up more than 34,000 Rotary clubs in nearly every country in the world share a dedication to the ideal of Service Above Self.
It seems like Okta is hitting the gas pedal. All the different vendors have a mobility management system, but none are as integrated with what we do as Okta is.Justin Stanford Senior Systems Infrastructure Engineer
The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS is the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world and provides free information and support services.
It's extremely easy to stand up, there's very little overhead needed. Provisioning and deprovisioning are a snap... First and foremost this is a security product for us.Mike Bartholomy Manager, Information Security
Western Union is the world's leader in global money-transfer services. Together with its subsidiaries Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Vigo, Western Union provides people with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send money around the world, pay bills and purchase money orders through a network of more than 345,000 Agent locations in over 200 countries and territories.
The Informatica Marketplace brings together all different products from our entire Informatica platform. We used Okta’s API to handle all user management - things like registration, or forgotten passwords. We’re able to do this behind the scenes and still let the user feel like they are in an Informatica property.Lisa Moorhead Director, IT Applications
Informatica Corporation is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Thousands of enterprises worldwide depend on Informatica data integration, data quality, and big data solutions to access, integrate, and trust their information assets residing on premise and in the Cloud.
I will tell this story 1,000 times over – Okta is incredibly responsive at solving any problems we have.Mike Dinsdale CFO
Accessible anytime, anywhere, on any device, the DocuSign Global Network connects companies to their customers, partners, suppliers and employees where they can transact business with confidence.
Making the decision to go with Okta was not a difficult one. We did proof of concept and called references... The (Gartner) Magic Quadrant verified our own findings and our decision to go with Okta.Pablo Valarezo IAM Program Manager
Acxiom integrates data, services and technology to create and deliver customer and information management solutions for companies worldwide.
With Okta, end-user adoption for new applications has been a benefit that we didn't even see coming. People are more productive because it's very easy to sign on and access applications from their home computer or mobile devices. I find myself logged in before I even make my first cup of coffee in the morning.George Hegedus Director of Enterprise Services
Rosetta Stone is the leading language-learning software in the world. Rosetta Stone makes learning a new language second nature. Millions of learners in more than 150 countries have already used their software to gain the confidence that comes with truly knowing a new language.
I have never seen software where people love it so much.Jeff Sutton IT Lead
Box was founded on a simple, powerful idea: people should be able to access and share their content from anywhere. We want to reinvent what businesses can do with their content through Box's content sharing platform, made for a new kind of worker, a new kind of workplace and a new kind of IT.
Main features of the Okta platform depends on how you look at it. In the past, the main reason was consolidating user names and passwords. But I knew it could be much more. For me, provisioning was a big piece - and knowing the future of what this platform could be. I felt like Okta as a company had the right vision, shared my vision, and saw where the cloud was going, the problems I would face and I thought we could solve the problem together.Carter Lee Chief Technology Officer
Overstock.com, Inc. is an online retailer offering brand-name merchandise at discount prices. The company offers its customers an opportunity to shop for bargains conveniently, while offering its suppliers an alternative inventory distribution channel.
Before we went with Okta, we had a single sign-on solution that we weren't happy with. We chose Okta because it is a platform that we can build an identity for each person in our company on, and also an identity as an IT team.Colin Deep Head of IT, US West
Pivotal, the company at the intersection of big data, PaaS, and agile development, helps companies transform into great software companies. It starts with Pivotal One, a comprehensive solution that includes a set of application and data services that run on top of Pivotal CF, a turnkey platform-as-a-service (PaaS) solution for agile development teams to rapidly update and scale applications on a private cloud that can be instantly expanded and upgraded with no downtime, allowing enterprises to innovate with disruptive speed.
With Okta, McCarthy has been able to realize significant benefits through productivity savings. Our employees are more productive, there’s less angst amongst our troops. It was quick to implement and the team at Okta was very supportive.Michael Oster VP & Chief Information Officer
McCarthy has been a community builder for nearly 150 years. McCarthy is one of America's premier builders with nearly 2,000 employees across the country focused on getting better-every day.
Advent considered building the identity framework ourselves but we decided we'd rather focus on value-add features our customers want from us. Our customers expect security right out of the gate and Okta was able to provide that.Ken Schaff Director Global Solutions Development
Advent Software has been providing reliable, trusted solutions to investment management organizations of all sizes and strategies since 1983. Advent’s proven solutions can improve operational efficiency, reduce risk, and eliminate the boundaries between systems, information and people.
Okta’s flexibility and ease of use drove us to use the product. Within hours we could have things up and running. Rapid time-to-value is important and we saw that with Okta right away. It was an easy decision.John Iraci VP Enterprise Infrastructure
DJO Global is a leading orthopedic company and the largest orthopedic rehabilitation company. They employ over five thousand people working in more than a dozen facilities around the world. They have over 1,000 medical devices that can help people throughout the entire continuum of care - from injury prevention to rehabilitation.
We have a small IT shop so we want to keep things as simple as possible. One of the things that attracted us to Okta as our identity management system is the ability to simplify and streamline the account provisioning process for Office365. We chose Okta over AD FS because Okta did so much more for us than just authentication.Stephen Landry CIO
Seton Hall University is a private Roman Catholic university in South Orange, New Jersey, United States.
Moving to Okta enabled us to have a centralized, unified identity & access management platform so we can service our customers globally. If you're not using Okta now, I recommend you take a look.Alan McIntosh CIO
Groupon's mission is to become the world's commerce operating system. By connecting buyers and sellers through price and discovery, we have the opportunity to become one of the world's essential companies, a daily habit for our customers and merchant partners.
Okta's approach to opening and extending its platform is a big step forward in enabling us to deliver compelling and meaningful experiences to our employees and customers. We have leveraged Okta's APIs to build a Splunk App for Okta, which analyzes and visualizes how users interact with applications in the Okta network.Doug Harr CIO
Splunk Inc. provides the engine for machine data. Splunk software collects, indexes and harnesses the machine-generated big data coming from the websites, applications, servers, networks and mobile devices that power business. Splunk software enables organizations to monitor, search, analyze, visualize and act on massive streams of real-time and historical machine data.
The IT staff don’t have to worry about how they will control the applications. They can worry about how the department will use their new applications, what will they do with it and what can we do to help them. We know the back-end is taken care of and we know Okta will be up and running. The availability is there.Richard Godfrey ICT Manager
Peterborough City Council is the local authority of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire, England.
Okta has been really instrumental in helping us with security and compliance. It is satisfying some of our PCI requirements that we’re measured and audited against which is one of the key benefits.Cindy Taylor VP of Information Systems
Oxford Industries is an international apparel design, sourcing and marketing company featuring a diverse portfolio of owned lifestyle brands, consisting of Tommy Bahama, Lilly Pulitzer and Ben Sherman, as well as owned and licensed brands of tailored clothing and golf apparel.
Okta provides us with a flexible method of consolidating applications both in the cloud and on-premise, and then centralizing them in a single point of identity management. And it provides that to end-points outside the firewall, to mobile, as well as to traditional office workers on the PC.Dan Backer Director, Campus Technology
The National Geographic Society has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. It is one of the largest nonprofit scientific and educational institutions in the world.
Okta provides a pure cloud-based solution that enables us to integrate with new applications same-day, and provides access to all cloud applications through one entry point. Other vendors I looked at didn't have that.Ben Haines CIO
With over 30 beers in our portfolio, Pabst Brewing Company is the largest American-owned brewery. Since 1844, we’ve taken pride in brewing beers that have become iconic, cherished American brands.
With our rollout of Okta, we have received more satisfied calls, more high five's in the hallway, and a 20% reduction in password resets across the board with our applications.Carl Eberling CIO
Encore Capital Group is a leading provider of debt management and recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a broad range of assets. Through its subsidiaries, the company purchases portfolios of consumer receivables from major banks, credit unions, and utility providers, and partners with individuals as they repay their obligations and work toward financial recovery.
We're a hyper-growth company. We add between 30 and 50 employees every single month. If you think about 70 different systems, the combinations and permutations are massive. With Okta, something that would have taken a classic IT organization hours, if not days, takes us minutes. And that's a huge value-add to us.Jim O'Neill CIO
HubSpot all-in-one marketing software helps more than 6,000 companies in 45 countries attract leads and convert them into customers.
AutoTrader.com is a portfolio company offering 7 to 8 different products. These are all SaaS based applications with disparate identity stores. Now, we have dealers coming to us and asking for 1 username, 1 password for all the products they use. Okta plays a huge role in that - they can do it better and a lot faster than we can internally.André Gold VP Enterprise Infrastructure & Security
Created in 1997, Atlanta-based AutoTrader.com is the Internet's ultimate automotive marketplace. As a leading resource for car shoppers and sellers, AutoTrader.com aggregates millions of new, used and certified pre-owned cars from thousands of dealers and private sellers and provides expert articles and reviews.
We wanted a truly global collaboration system that let every person participate as themselves. We started by using Okta to get one federated source of identity for all of our distributors and for ourselves. And then we connected that Okta solution to our on-premise SharePoint environment.Dan Abushanab CIO
At Esri, we believe that geography is at the heart of a more resilient and sustainable future. Governments, industry leaders, academics, and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) trust us to connect them with the analytic knowledge they need to make these critical decisions that shape the planet.
Okta’s service rose above the competition by supporting our critical apps, offering the most comprehensive functionality, and by being up and running in a matter of hours.Nate McBride VP of IT
AMAG is a rapidly growing, specialty pharmaceutical company, supported by a talented and passionate workforce. Our primary goal is to bring to market therapies that provide clear benefits and improve patients’ lives.
Appirio's IT team looks like heroes inside the company and the support of Okta is a key factor in that. Okta is one of our top recommendations for CIOs. It’s easy to implement, fun to use, and is a powerful, holistic solution that gives IT a positive boost reputationally.Glenn Weinstein CTO
Appirio accelerates the cloud-powered business, helping enterprises achieve real results from cloud applications and platforms like salesforce.com, Google and Workday.
Identity management is core to Okta. They do the best job. When I go to Okta, I get the best services, reliability, availability, and features. I can enable my core R&D, Sales and Marketing to bring more money to the table and higher margins.Andy Nallappan VP & Chief Information Officer
Avago Technologies (Nasdaq: AVGO) is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog semiconductor devices with a focus on compound III-V semiconductor-based products.
We love that Okta is completely invisible to the user. We have a seamless way to go from our home-page directly to any of the applications we need access to.Welles Hatch CIO
One million students drop out of school each year, and half of those dropouts come from just 12 percent of schools. City Year’s Long-Term Impact strategy will challenge the status quo, dramatically increasing the graduation pipeline and transforming the future for thousands of students in America.
When looking at single sign on vendors there really wasn't anyone else who offered a pure cloud-based solution and really understood how companies were using the cloud....Okta changes how you work and some of our applications have seen higher utilization as a result of Okta in our environment.Phil Potloff CIO
Edmunds Inc. publishes two Web sites that empower, engage and educate automotive consumers, enthusiasts and insiders.
Okta's features, functionality and ease of use versus other products we looked at made our decision very simple.Gerry Wilson CIO
EnerNOC unlocks the full value of energy management for our utility and commercial, institutional, and industrial (C&I) customers by reducing real-time demand for electricity, increasing energy efficiency, improving energy supply transparency in competitive markets, and mitigating emissions.
Okta has helped us reduce costs, improve security, and accelerate adoption. We now have one AD integration for all our cloud applications, users have one-click access to their web based applications, and IT has centralized control of user access.Dan Petlon CIO
Enterasys Networks was acquired by Extreme Networks in 2013. Extreme Networks, founded in 1996, provides high performance, open networking innovations for enterprises, hosting companies and Internet Exchange Points.
Okta's integration with Active Directory is a key feature of the product, giving on-premise users who access their windows applications the same functionality when they access their cloud-based applications.Ken Stineman Sr Director Enterprise Architecture & Security
Genomic Health is a molecular diagnostics company committed to improving the quality of cancer treatment decisions through the research, development and commercialization of genomic-based clinical laboratory services.
Okta was very simple to deploy, and tightly integrated into what we do with Active Directory. It was just a no brainer.Mike Brannan Director, Information Technology
National Gypsum Company is a fully integrated manufacturer and supplier of building and construction products worldwide.
Okta's Universal Directory provides us an on-demand up to date attribute list for everything I need to know about an employee. We surface the data from Workday to Universal Directory and can push it to any other system. It's the coolest thing we've got.Bob Stephan IT Application Services Manager
Since its establishment, SMC COrporation of America has been a leader in pneumatic technology, providing industry with technology and products to support automation based on the guiding principle of "contributing to automation labor savings in industry".
We want to leverage platforms and empower our field organization with them – that’s the approach to IT we embrace, and Okta is very consistent with that approach. Okta is a platform and is the wrapper around our entire cloud ecosystem. I don’t think our cloud infrastructure would appear to be as integrated and well conceived if it weren’t for Okta.Evan Trent SVP Corporate Development
With more than a decade of successful experience teaching music, School of Rock is the national leader in music education for kids from age 7 to 18.
Okta’s user interface is really clean and simple. Users know how to quickly adapt to it, add their own applications, and modify as they see fit.Chris Asing Director of IT
ServiceNow is a leading provider of cloud-based services that automate enterprise IT operations. We focus on transforming enterprise IT by automating and standardizing business processes and consolidating IT across the global enterprise. Organizations deploy our service to create a single system of record for enterprise IT, lower operational costs and enhance efficiency.