SSO

SAML Or OAuth – Which Is Best For Your Organization?

By | Date posted: December 5, 2014

A couple of years ago if you asked Americans about cloud computing, half would tell you that stormy weather could interfere with cloud computing. Despite not understanding what cloud computing was, 97 percent were using some form of it and a third were already concerned about both security and privacy based on what they had read or heard in the media. 
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Introduction to OAuth

By | Date posted: February 18, 2014

OAuth is an open standard for authorizing access to specific applications and data within a server on behalf of the application owner.  The basic model of authentication between a client and an application has evolved to keep up with the demands of mobile and cloud computing. A distributed architecture — where mobile clients request services from multiple protected systems — mandates Single Sign-On (SSO).  OAuth provides a nimble SSO model to accommodate authentication for rapidly evolving mobile applications that consume services from a wide array of internal and external providers.

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