About user lifecycle state changes

As part of Okta Lifecycle Management (LCM), Okta provisioning is instrumental in the onboarding, transitioning, support, and deprovisioning of employees and external users in an organization. The flow of a user's identity throughout the different lifecycle stages is known as a user’s lifecycle state change. Events that trigger a lifecycle state change put into action a process that ensures access to resources stay compliant with business and security policies.

The following are events that trigger user lifecycle changes.