SOUTH KOREA - Media OutReach - 22
November 2021 - Okta, the leading independent provider of identity, world IAM
and SSO leader, announced its partnership with SK Inc. C&C to provide UD
(Universal Directory), SSO (Single Sign-On) and MFA (Multi-factor
Authentication) to Korean enterprise customers.
Okta is a world leader in IAM (identity and access management) and SSO,
and its IT security services maximize enterprise productivity with higher
security and frictionless application access.
Okta and SK
Inc. C&C have started and have plans to complete an internal SK Identity
Project by the end of 2021. SK Inc. C&C will provide Okta Identity
Management solutions and services to not only SK and its subsidiaries but also
numerous local enterprises, adding to SK Inc. C&C's digital technologies
including AI (Artificial Intelligence), Cloud, and Big Data.
Okta has been
named by Gartner as a Leader in its Magic Quadrant for Access Management for
five consecutive years. Also, SK Inc. C&C believes in the strengths of
Okta's End-to-End Identity Engine Platform for user access experience and
convenient development environment. Furthermore, SK Inc. C&C and Okta will
provide adaptive MFA (Multi-factor Authentication), ASA (Advanced Server Access
solutions) and CIAM (Customer Identity and Access Management) solutions for
SK Inc. C&C
ICT Digital Division Vice President Sangkuk Lee says: "SK Inc. C&C is the
leader helping enterprise customers establish digital infrastructure with
business innovations. Okta has been chosen after extensive search and reviews
for various identity solutions in the market."
leading digital identity technology secures the complex operations of the
world's largest organizations.
Pacific General Manager Graham Sowden says: "The world's largest companies choose
Okta to manage their identity requirements and secure their most complex
operations. We are very proud of this successful partnership with SK C&C
Inc. to contribute to the Korea IT industry with convenient and safe access
solutions and services."