Okta Access Gateway One Day Admin

Okta Access Gateway 1 Day Admin is an Access Gateway quick start process that teaches you how to deploy and configure Access Gateway..
Overall the goal is s to help you perform the specific tasks required to get your Access Gateway up and running.


Access Gateway 1 Day AdminAn abbreviation of administrator. This is the individual(s) who have access to the Okta Administrator Dashboard. They control the provisioning and deprovisioning of end users, the assigning of apps, the resetting of passwords, and the overall end user experience. Only administrators have the Administration button on the upper right side of the My Applications page. is for anyone who wants to perform basic deployment and integration tasks with Access Gateway. Administrators following this guide should have a complete, highly available Access Gateway cluster when complete.  Developers can use this guide, skipping the high availability sections, to create a complete development environment.

No experience with Access Gateway is required, but you'll need a basic knowledge of networks, firewalls, and high availability.
Specifically this guide covers these tasks:

  1. Deploy the gateway- How to deploy the Access Gateway virtual appliance in one of a number of virtualization environments
  2. Integrate the gateway with Okta as IdPAn acronym for Identity Provider. It is a service that manages end user accounts analogous to user directories such as LDAP and Active Directory, and can send SAML responses to SPs to authenticate end users. Within this scenario, the IdP is Okta.- How to integrate Access Gateway with your Okta orgThe Okta container that represents a real-world organization..
  3. Integrate your first application- How to integrate the one or more of the sample applications.
  4. Configure High Availability - How to configure an Access Gateway cluster to support High Availability.