Blog Posts by John Offenhartz

About the Author

John Offenhartz is the Lead Product Owner of all of OneLogin’s integration and development programs. John’s previous experiences cover over twenty years in Cloud-based Development and Product Management with such companies as Microsoft, Netscape, Oracle and SAP.

Just How Secure is that Additional Login Security?

See how various additional login security methods are scored for a better understanding of your data’s protection.

October 15th, 2019 | Posted by John Offenhartz | security and compliance


How OneLogin and BambooHR make life easier for HR and IT

Today, we are thrilled to announce our new integration with BambooHR. Together we are making life much easier for both HR and IT teams. Here’s how.

February 27th, 2018 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology, partner


OpenID Connect explained in plain English

At its core, OpenID Connect started its life as a ‘consumer grade’ OAuth authorization mechanism -- which is a fancy way of saying “it’s designed around granting another application permission to do stuff.”

May 31st, 2017 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology


What is SCIM?

SCIM stands for System for Cross-Domain Identity Management and while the name sounds like something from a dystopian science fiction novel, the standard itself is quite simple and straightforward to use.

May 29th, 2017 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology


3 Ways To Automate User Lifecycle Management for ServiceNow

OneLogin has supported ServiceNow since 2014, providing SAML Single Sign-On with multi-factor authentication (MFA) and user provisioning. We’re pleased to announce two new enhancements to our ServiceNow support that make life easier for IT admins: provisioning for ServiceNow Express, and Safe Entitlements for ServiceNow.

May 3rd, 2017 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology


Pets-as-a-Factor Authentication: Secure Access with a Bark, Meow, or Hiss

Today we at OneLogin are thrilled to announce the latest in multi-factor authentication technology: OneLogin Pets - the industry’s first ever Pets-as-a-Factor Authentication (PaaFA) solution. This revolutionary new product allows users to authenticate into mobile devices, laptops, and corporate applications using facial and voice-recognition on common household pets.

March 31st, 2017 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology


OneLogin Integrates with Sumo Logic for enhanced visibility and threat detection

Today OneLogin is thrilled to announce our new integration partnership with Sumo Logic, the cloud-native machine data analytics service.

February 15th, 2017 | Posted by John Offenhartz | culture and news, product and technology


OneLogin Product Update: Improved Provisioning Workflow

OneLogin recently released some major improvements to our user provisioning experience and I thought I’d take some time to talk a bit about the process we went through to develop these.

December 19th, 2016 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology


How OneLogin and UltiPro Secure and Accelerate HR

We’re excited to announce an integration between UltiPro’s employee directory and OneLogin’s Cloud Directory.

November 17th, 2016 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology


How OneLogin and Namely Protect Employees’ Personal Identifiable Information

It’s no secret that Human Resources is a pivotal part of any well-run organization. HR holds the crucial responsibility of ensuring that employees are immersed in a healthy, productive work environment, while also managing an immense amount of sensitive employee personally identifiable information (PII). In the digital age, HR’s role is becoming even more critical.

October 18th, 2016 | Posted by John Offenhartz | product and technology