Frontline Technologies Selects OneLogin for SSO and VLDAP Support to Provision Remote Workforce
Benefits Include Accelerated Provisioning, Rapid Time to Value, and Real-Time Security
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 15, 2016 - OneLogin, the identity management provider bringing speed and integrity to the modern enterprise, today announced that Frontline Technologies, a leading provider of cloud-based K-12 software that empowers more than 7,500 school districts and millions of educators, selected OneLogin to provide single sign-on (SSO) and Virtual LDAP (VLDAP) support to its large remote workforce.
Well known for its Aesop HR absence management solution for K-12 school districts nationwide, Frontline Technologies faced a workforce management challenge driven by its rapid growth and multiple corporate acquisitions. How to manage distributed teams, and to on-board, cross-board, and off-board remote employees quickly, efficiently and securely created a compelling need for a leading cloud authentication solution. Additionally, they were looking for a solution that could tie in both Office 365, as well as Active Directory, where all their user identities were stored.
After a thorough review of competitive offerings, Frontline selected OneLogin in part for the portfolio of over 4,000 pre-integrated web apps in its catalog. User setup for the apps with single sign-on (SSO) provisioning through SAML was fast, easy, and secure. For those applications that don’t have provisioning built in, OneLogin’s VLDAP functionality sharply reduced the time it took to provision users.
Frontline uses a cloud-based, mobile device management (MDM) solution to manage its users’ Apple computers remotely, and OneLogin’s VLDAP service to authenticate employees to the cloud portal for self-service.
Frontline also uses VLDAP to protect the integrity of Active Directory by extending its functionality to a virtual server for secure user authentication in the cloud.
OneLogin delivered time savings during corporate acquisitions by automating the synchronization of identities from the acquired firm into Frontline’s Active Directory domain. Other time savings have come from letting Frontline setup all new users remotely with a standardized process.
The biggest difference in terms of security is being able to disable departing employees through SSO in real-time,” said A.J. Tardio, systems administrator for Frontline Technologies. “Mobile devices stop authenticating to our cloud-based applications, so if someone wanted to access one of those apps, they wouldn’t be able to do that. OneLogin automates security, which is a big priority for us.”
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About Frontline Technologies
Frontline Technologies provides cloud-based K-12 software that empowers more than 7,500 school districts and millions of educators to positively impact student learning. From recruiting, hiring and absence management, to professional learning and evaluation, Frontline partners with the education community to support the entire educator lifecycle. Built on a foundation of best practices, Frontline gives organizations the tools to focus on data-driven decisions, collaboration, meaningful growth and application to classroom practice. The company was recently named a Stevie Awards 2016 Customer Service Department of the Year and has a customer retention rate of 97% across all products. Frontline Technologies corporate headquarters are located in Malvern, Pennsylvania, with offices in San Francisco and Chicago. Learn more at www.FrontlineK12.com.
About OneLogin, Inc.
OneLogin brings speed and integrity to the modern enterprise with an award-winning single sign-on (SSO) and identity management platform. Our portfolio of solutions secure connections across all users, all devices, and every application, helping enterprises drive new levels of business integrity and operational velocity across their entire app portfolios. The choice for innovators of all sizes such as Condé Nast, Pinterest and Steelcase, OneLogin manages and secures millions of identities around the globe. We are headquartered in San Francisco, California. For more information, visit www.onelogin.com, blog, Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.