SINGAPORE - Media
OutReach - 17 November 2021 - Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKTA), a
leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced
the availability of the Okta Identity Cloud and its products in AWS Marketplace
in the Asia Pacific region.
is a curated digital catalogue that makes it easy for organisations to
discover, procure, entitle, provision, and govern third-party software.
Businesses across APAC are now able to quickly and seamlessly purchase both
Okta's Customer Identity and Workforce Identity products in AWS Marketplace,
while benefiting from integrations that take advantage of both Okta and AWS,
including AWS Control Tower, a service that provides the easiest way to set up
and govern a secure, multi-account AWS environment.
AWS Control Tower
makes Okta more powerful and effective for enterprises. Through this new
integration with AWS Control Tower, organisations can further optimise identity
management with simplified single sign-on experiences, user provisioning and
password management to streamline multi-cloud access management.
is a top imperative for the world's largest organisations. Businesses migrating
to the cloud need to provide rapid connectivity and security for employees and
customers as dynamic working practices become the norm. Identity for the
enterprise plays a critical role in helping organisations securely and
efficiently run their businesses in the cloud, enabling seamless access for
employees while maintaining visibility and control over sensitive data and
information. With AWS, Okta can help streamline enterprises' identity strategy
and software development approach, supporting businesses as they accelerate
"Okta and AWS are
playing a pivotal role in providing infrastructure and secure access
capabilities for organisations everywhere in their move to the cloud," said
Graham Sowden, General Manager, Asia Pacific, Okta. "By working together, we
are ensuring that businesses have simplified access to our market-leading
technologies that help them solve complex challenges, with an added layer of
security and compliance."
General Manager, Marketplace and Control Services, AWS said, "As more
businesses move their application portfolio to the cloud, modernised identity
and access management has become increasingly important. "We welcome Okta
Identity Cloud to AWS Marketplace in APAC to help meet the identity needs of
customers using multiple third-party software vendors. More than 310,000
builders and buyers around the world use AWS Marketplace to find, buy, deploy,
and govern their preferred third-party software. We look forward to seeing Okta
leverage AWS Marketplace to innovate faster and more securely."
Commenting on the
availability of the Okta Identity Cloud and its products in the AWS
Marketplace, Velchamy Sankarlingam, President of Product and Engineering, Zoom
Video Communications, Inc. said, "Zoom has always strived to bring teams
together in a frictionless and secure video environment, and it's our ability
to innovate that has enabled us to grow. Working with AWS and Okta helped us to
deliver on our strategic technology initiatives to meet this goal. We look
forward to tighter integrations and a more robust cooperation that ultimately
makes it faster, easier, and more productive for us to digitally transform."
Okta is an AWS
Advanced Technology Partner that has achieved the AWS Security Competency, AWS
Government Competency, and AWS Digital Workplace Competency designations.
To learn more
about Okta in AWS Marketplace, visit: https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B08NM2CCL2
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