Configure the CSV Directory Integration

This is an Early AccessEarly Access (EA) features are opt-in features that you can try out in your org by asking Okta Support to enable them. Additionally, the Features page in the Okta Admin Console (Settings > Features) allows Super Admins to enable and disable some EA features themselves. feature. To enable it, please contact Okta Support.

The CSV directory integration is a lightweight out-of-the-box option that enables you to build custom integrations for on-premises systems using the Okta On-Premises Provisioning 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..

Organizations commonly use CSV files containing user identities. Using the agent, Okta can ingest these files on a recurring basis, importing usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "users" as the people who serve as Okta administrators. When we refer to "end users" we are generally referring to the people who the administrators serve. That is, those who use Okta chiclets to access their apps, but have no administrative control. and their attributes into Okta. You can expect all the functionality available in other Okta profile masters such as Workday or Active Directory, which includes scheduled imports, attribute level mastering, matching rules, and a rich profile of user attributes.


REQUIREMENTS


PRE-REQUISITES

To ensure the success of your import, your CSV file content and format should conform to these pre-requisites.

 


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