Okta is a fully standards-compliant OAuth 2.0 authorization server and a certified OpenID Provider. The OAuth 2.0 APIs provide API security via scoped access tokens, and OpenID Connect provides user authentication and an SSO layer which is lighter and easier to use than SAML. Okta provides secure connections between people and technology allowing you to use the cloud to access apps on any device.
Fifteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Finance, Data Mining, and Artificial Intelligence. Highlights today include an API for automobile diagnostics and an API from NCI for cancer research clinical trials. Here's a look at what is new.