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Solution Overview: Migrating from Oracle Access Manager (OAM) to Microsoft Entra ID (Azure AD)

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Datawiza helps enterprises seamlessly migrate applications from Oracle Access Manager (OAM) to Microsoft Entra ID (Azure AD) without rewriting the applications. Discover the full spectrum of features and benefits our solution offers on Azure Marketplace.

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Or checkout our joint step-by-step tutorial with Microsoft.

Tutorial: Configure Datawiza to Integratre Header-based Apps with Microsoft Entra ID 

Dive into the Following Demo for a Direct Experience

How Datawiza Migrates Apps from OAM to Microsoft Entra ID

In collaboration with Microsoft Entre ID, Datawiza effectively supplants Oracle Access Manager (OAM), providing a cohesive solution that encapsulates Single Sign-On (SSO), Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), and finely-tuned access control for web applications.

Our advanced Datawiza Access Proxy extends native support to widely-used legacy web application integration models such as Kerberos, Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA), Header-Based Authentication, and URL-level authorization. Consequently, this allows the transition from OAM without necessitating burdensome application rewrites.

Further streamlining the process, Datawiza’s deployment model eliminates the need for supplementary middleware or database servers. It provides comprehensive support, not only for virtual machines but also for modern platforms like Docker Containers and Kubernetes, showcasing its adaptability to evolving technology landscapes.

Please refer to the diagram below for a visual illustration of our effective migration strategy.

migrate from oracle access manager to Microsoft Entra ID

  1. User initiates web application access.
  2. The Datawiza Access Proxy intercepts, redirecting unauthenticated users to Microsoft Entrad ID for federated authentication, similar to actions by OAM WebGate.
  3. Microsoft Entra ID employs cloud identity functions to authenticate the user – Single Sign-On, MFA, and Federation.
  4. Users are rerouted back to Datawiza Access Proxy to set up the session, authorize URL access, and forward user information to the enterprise app via authentication strategies like Header-Based Authentication or IWA/Kerberos.
  5. The enterprise app processes the user information and responds accordingly.

Why Choose Datawiza for OAM Migration?

  • Rapid and Easy Migration: We stand ready to migrate hundreds of apps from OAM to Microsoft Entra ID (Azure AD) swiftly and efficiently – accomplishing the task within just days, to ensure a hassle-free experience.
  • Modern and Cloud-Native Design: The solution goes beyond mere VM (Virtual Machine) support, integrating effortlessly with Containers and Kubernetes. It also eliminates the need for extra middleware or database servers, ensuring a streamlined, modern infrastructure.
  • Avoiding identity-vendor-lock-in: Future-proof your operations with our broad support for modern identities. Alongside Microsoft Entra ID, we accommodate popular platforms including Okta, PingOne, ForgeRock, and others, providing a comprehensive solution against vendor lock-in.

Get In Touch With Us

Eager for more information? Feel free to get in touch with us or book a demo to gain firsthand insight into how we can help seamlessly migrate apps from OAM to Microsoft Entra ID (Azure AD).