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Okta Administration: Identity and Access Management

by Tim Warner

You’re tasked with implementing Okta for your organization. This course teaches you secure identity management fundamentals and sets the stage for deeper exploration of the Okta service.

What you'll learn

Before you can master the Okta service in depth, you need to understand the fundamentals. In this course, Okta Administration: Identity and Access Management, you’ll learn the basics of single sign-on (SSO) federation and single directory integration. First, you’ll differentiate between the major identity federation protocols and methods. Next, you’ll discover options for integrating your existing identity stores with Okta. Finally, you’ll learn how to synchronize Active Directory and other LDAP identities into the Okta service. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of identity and access management needed to cover this section of the Okta Certified Professional exam and prepare for further learning.

About the author

Timothy Warner is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Cloud and Datacenter Management who is based in Nashville, TN. His professional specialties include Microsoft Azure, cross-platform PowerShell, and all things Windows Server-related. You can reach Tim via Twitter (@TechTrainerTim), LinkedIn or his blog, AzureDepot.com.

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