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Active Directory

Microsoft Active Directory was the world's most popular directory service, but in its current state is unfit for the cloud era. Read more on migrating from AD to the cloud, replacing AD, or bridging AD to your JumpCloud environment.

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Can Okta really Replace AD?

What core capabilities should a cloud directory service offer in order to replace AD? Can Okta meet those needs?

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Comparing Azure AD and AD FS

IT organizations are comparing Azure AD and AD FS to see which is best-suited for bridging AD to modern, cloud-based resources.

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Eliminate Identity Silos from Azure AD

Siloed identities can be dangerous for an organization’s security posture, and as such, should be eliminated wherever possible.

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Azure AD vs. ADFS

This comparison between Azure AD and AD FS explores how the Microsoft offerings overlap, where they differ, and potential alternatives.

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The Risk of Microsoft Owning Your Identity

With Active Directory struggling to authenticate modern IT infrastructure, IT teams are concerned about the risk of Microsoft owning your identity.

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How to Sync Active Directory with Modern IT

A major challenge IT organizations currently face is how to sync Active Directory with modern IT. Thankfully, there is an option from the cloud.

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Azure AD Replacement

Admins considering an Azure AD replacement should select one that best suits their security and authentication requirements.