SCIM is one of the most important standards in the identity and access management sphere. With its ability to simplify provisioning across a range of products, it’s a growing presence in countlessIT environments. Read on to learn how Okta supports SCIM, giving businesses an easier path to the future.

What is SCIM?

SCIM, or System for Cross-domain Identity Management, is an open standard that allows for the automation of user provisioning. It was created in 2011 as it became clear that the technology of the future would be cloud-based. SCIM communicates user identity data between identity providers (such as companies with multiple individual users) and…