Access Gateway sequence flows

Requests are routed through Okta, Access Gateway and customer applications in a given order, creating a variety of artifacts such as Okta, Access Gateway and application session. The following diagrams represent the most common sequence flows as well as an overview of service provider and identify provider flows

Sequence diagrams

Sequence Description
Not protected
No session
Describes the sequence of activities which occur when a user attempts to access a non-protected web resource, in a known application, where no existing Access Gateway session exists
Not protected
With session
Describes the sequence of activities which occur when a user attempts to access a non-protected web resource, in a known application, where an existing Access Gateway already session exists.
Protected
No session
Describes the sequence of activities which occur when a user attempts to access a protected web resource, in a known application, where no existing Access Gateway session exists.
Protected
With session
Describes the sequence of activities which occur when a user attempts to access a protected web resource, in a known application, where an existing Access Gateway session already exists.

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