Keeping your Remote Access Private with SSH keys

What are SSH Keys?

| | SSH Key Management
SSH Keys are used all over the place, and if you work in IT you likely run across the term frequently. So what exactly are SSH keys? The post What are SSH Keys? appeared first on JumpCloud ... Read More
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What is System Management?

Effective system management means IT knows what is taking place on all of the systems in their environment, and they can enforce company policies. The post What is System Management? appeared first on JumpCloud ... Read More
Authenticate AWS Servers with Google Cloud Identity

Authenticate AWS Servers with Google Cloud Identity

AWS and Google Cloud Platform are arch enemies, so why would Google enable their identities to work with AWS servers? They won’t. But you can authenticate AWS servers with Google Cloud Identity by leveraging a third party cloud IAM solution, Directory-as-a-Service®. The fact that these two tech titans are at ... Read More
SSO for File Servers

SSO for File Servers

| | Blog, samba
For many organizations, file servers are an important part of the IT infrastructure. Even so, on-prem file servers don’t get as much attention as their cloud-based counterparts (e.g. Dropbox, Google Drive, and iCloud). But, if you’re an IT admin implementing a file server, you know you have it for a ... Read More
Azure Active Directory in the Cloud

Azure® Active Directory® in the Cloud

| | azure, Blog
Azure®Active Directory® in the cloud (Azure AD) was a long awaited cloud solution for those using Active Directory. Hopes were high. Would Azure AD be the replacement to the on-prem, legacy Active Directory? Would Azure AD be the answer for easier Mac® and Linux® management? Would it finally allow IT ... Read More
OneLogin

OneLogin® Alternatives

We are often asked about alternatives to OneLogin. OneLogin is a web application single sign-on platform. SSO is one of the hottest segments of the identity management arena. First generation IDaaS solutions have become a valuable part of the IT management tool set. OneLogin is one of these relatively early ... Read More
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Hosted OpenLDAP

| | Blog, ldap
With the advent of the cloud, a new generation of technology has emerged – outsourced services that take advantage of the always-there Internet to do away with on-prem hardware and applications. Email, software, storage, and infrastructure – all of these IT resources have “gone cloud” in the last decade and ... Read More
Case Study: Unifying Authentication in Modern IT

Case Study: Unifying Authentication in Modern IT

| | Blog, case-study
Have you wrestled with unifying user authentication in a modern IT environment? Augeo FI certainly did until they replaced Active Directory® with JumpCloud. By making this change, they were able to provide their end users with a single set of credentials to access Windows® and Mac® systems, remote Linux® servers, ... Read More
Case Study: Scaling with a Cloud Directory

Case Study: Scaling with a Cloud Directory

| | Blog, case-study
Scalable, modern directory services aren’t just for organizations in the technology or finance industry. Nonprofit organizations can use and benefit from them too. One directory service in particular makes it easy and cost-effective for nonprofits to streamline and secure their IT environment. It’s called JumpCloud® Directory-as-a-Service®. But, you don’t have ... Read More
Case Study: Agile Directory Services for a Global Business

Case Study: Agile Directory Services for a Global Business

| | Blog, case-study
Building a global operation is an amazing accomplishment, but it comes with its fair share of challenges, especially where IT is concerned. Specifically, choosing a directory service is one decision that can greatly impact the scalability and agility of a global business. Cabify is one organization in particular that was ... Read More