Washington, DC – October 17, 2022 – The Alliance for Digital Innovation (ADI), which works to bring state-of-the-art information technology to the U.S. government for enhanced efficiency and security, welcomes Okta, one of the leading independent identity and access management providers, as its newest member.
“We are thrilled to add Okta to our organization’s growing membership,” said ADI Executive Director Ross Nodurft. “We look forward to partnering with them to help federal and state governments invest in innovative technology to make their operations more efficient and secure.”
“Federal, state, and local government agencies are building the pillars for Zero Trust security by putting modern identity and access management technologies at the foundation of their digital transformation,” said Jim Green, Okta’s Vice President, Global Government Affairs. “Okta is proud to join ADI to work alongside our public and private sector partners to advance our nation’s cybersecurity posture.”
ADI’s key priorities include:
- Enabling public sector entities to invest in modern, cloud-based technology that underpins critical public sector missions and creates a more digital government.
- Ensuring that public sector acquisition practices allow for and encourage investments in emerging technology.
- Building smart cybersecurity policies, practices, and programs that leverage and promote modern technology and practices.
- Helping government agencies attract and grow the right technology talent to capture the efficiencies and opportunities created by use of a modern, cloud-based technology.
Okta is one of the leading independent identity providers. The Okta Identity Cloud enables organizations to securely connect the right people to the right technologies at the right time. With more than 7,000 pre-built integrations to applications and infrastructure providers, Okta provides simple and secure access to people and organizations everywhere, giving them the confidence to reach their full potential. More than 16,400 organizations, including JetBlue, Nordstrom, Slack, Takeda, Teach for America, and Twilio, trust Okta to help protect the identities of their workforces and customers.