Users and Groups
You can manage users in groupsGroups allow you to organize your end users and the apps they can access. Assigning apps to large sets of end users is made easier with groups. or individually. Each one of your users, whether your workforce or your customer base, has an unique identity within Okta. This identity lets you view and manage which apps and devices a user can access, the groups to which the user belongs, and the user's identity information and status. In addition, Universal DirectoryUniversal Directory enables you to store an unlimited amount of users and attributes from applications and sources like AD or HR systems. Any type of attributes are supported including linked-objects, sensitive attributes, and pre-defines lists. All of it accessible by all apps in our OIN catalog, over LDAP or via API. lets you store an unlimited amount of users and attributes from apps and sources like AD or HR systems. Any type of attribute is supported, including linked-objects, sensitive attributes, and pre-defined lists. All of it is accessible by all apps in our OINAn acronym for the Okta Integration Network. The OIN is comprised of thousands of public, pre-integrated business and consumer applications. As an on-demand service, OIN integrations are continuously validated, always up to date, and constantly growing both in number and capability. Okta performs a single integration with an ISV or SP, providing thousands of end users with point-and-click customization for their orgs. catalog, over LDAPLightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a lightweight client-server protocol for accessing directory services, specifically X.500-based directory services. LDAP runs over TCP/IP or other connection oriented transfer services. or through API.
Adding, importing, and managing end usersEnd users are people in your org without administrative control. They can authenticate into apps from the icons on their My Applications home page, but they are provisioned, deprovisioned, assigned, and managed by admins.
Adding, importing, and managing groups
Working with user profile and profile masters