Okta Benefits

Velayudham Avudainayagam
Technical Specialist at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
Prior to implementing Okta for our environment, we had our users (15,000-plus) contact the Service Desk to reset their passwords if forgotten or they were locked out. Even though we had a self-service password reset solution in place, it was not user-friendly and effective. Particularly, in the case of a lockout, you could not log in to the computer to use the self-service solution and had no other option than to call the Service Desk team. However, once we implemented the self-service password reset (SSPR) through Okta, we directed the users to use it themselves and everyone found it easy. Also, Okta, being a cloud-based web solution, you can log in from anywhere, anytime with a device that has internet access. It became a simple process and, obviously, the number of calls to the Service Desk came down drastically, reducing our man-hours and cutting costs. This was a big money saver, which was much appreciated by our clients. View full review »
James Lambert
Sr. Systems Engineer at a healthcare company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Our organization has a fairly high turnover rate so having an automated process for provisioning and de-provisioning of accounts saves a lot of time from an administration perspective. View full review »
Hazwan Ariffin
Application Support Engineer at a tech vendor with 201-500 employees
All our logins work seamlessly without having to log in multiple times. With multiple applications, you tend to forget your credentials for some of the applications. Some applications have different password policies. With Okta, all of these is centralized. You only need one password, one setup, one policy and one login. View full review »
Principal/Director at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
Okta improved both organizations where I've worked with it: * Better Single Sign-On (reducing the number of passwords) * Improved accountability (to know what users were doing, and where they were working on Identity and authentication services) * Authentication (where Okta's own MFA solutions or work in combination with Duo were very useful for strengthening the security of major systems) View full review »
Marc Johannes
Service Desk Administrator at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
It made things a lot easier, especially with passwords. You have one password that you have to remember, not a thousand for each application that you use for work. View full review »
Jaskeerat Singh
Consultant at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Integrating more than 300 applications is quite tough. With the help of Okta and its outstanding user friendly UI, things went fairly easily. View full review »
Information Security Design Engineer at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
O365 integration, moving away from straight LDAP integrations for applications that reside in the cloud to true SAML functionality. Provides better security posture by using SAML and MFA. View full review »

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