Dropbox Business integration prerequisites
These are the prerequisites for integrating Dropbox Business with Okta:
- To use silent provisioning, single sign-on (SSOAn acronym for single sign-on. In a SSO system, a user logs in once to the system and can access multiple systems without being prompted to sign in for each one. Okta is a cloud-based SSO platform that allows users to enter one name and password to access multiple applications. Users can access all of their web applications, both behind the firewall and in the cloud, with a single sign in. Okta provides a seamless experience across PCs, laptops, tablets, and smartphones.) must be enabled on the Dropbox Business 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. dashboard and your corporate domainA domain is an attribute of an Okta organization. Okta uses a fully-qualified domain name, meaning it always includes the top-level domain (.com, .eu, etc.), but does not include the protocol (https). must be claimed.
- The Dropbox Business appAn abbreviation of application. Essentially, it is a web-based site used to perform any number of specific tasks, and requires authentication from end users by signing in. must be added to Okta with the fields in the General Settings and Sign-On Options tabs completed.
- Dropbox Business profiles must contain a first name or last name. If the first name or last name are missing, profile data cannot be imported into Okta.