AD Agent Function Definitions

This topic details the appSettings listed in the Active Directory (AD) agentA software agent is a lightweight program that runs as a service outside of Okta. It is typically installed behind a firewall and allows Okta to tunnel communication between an on-premises service and Okta's cloud service. Okta employs several agent types: Active Directory, LDAP, RADIUS, RSA, Active Directory Password Sync, and IWA. For example, users can install multiple Active Directory agents to ensure that the integration is robust and highly available across geographic locations. configuration file:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Okta\Okta AD Agent\OktaAgentService.exe.config

Warning: This information is provided for reference only. Except in rare cases (for example, to alter the number of threads the AD agent uses to poll the server for tasks), Admins should not modify these settings.

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