ProvisioningProvisioning is the enterprise-wide configuration, deployment, and management of multiple types of IT system resources. Specifically, provisioning provides users access to equipment, software, or services. This involves creating, maintaining and deactivating required business process automation objects and attributes in systems, directories, and applications. for 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.) enabled apps can be enabled in Okta without breaking the SSO functionality. To avoid making changes to your SSO-enabled 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., you can create another instance of the app where Okta provisioning is enabled. The SSO-enabled app and the provisioning-enabled app are "linked" through the use of the same user folders. This affords provisioning functions to the SSO-enabled app.
The provision-enabled app runs in the background and is not accessible to 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.. (The app is not in the end-user orgThe Okta container that represents a real-world organization..) End users will only have access to the SSO-enabled app. The provision-enabled app is only for user and app management.Top