Benefits and Insights

Why use SalesForce Identity?

Key differentiators & advantages of SalesForce Identity

  • Single Sign-On
    Improve usability and security with standards-based single sign-on to all your enterprise apps.

  • Mobile Identity
    Provide single sign-on, authorization and mobile specific policies for standard Salesforce apps, or custom apps built with Mobile Services.

  • Social Collaboration
    Instant internal and external collaboration with social feeds built into Identity services.

  • External Identities
    Directly engage with your Customers, Partners, and Prospects using Identity services for delivering web and mobile applications.

  • Brandable Identity Services
    Securely extend your brand with easily branded login, registration, and federation services.

  • Social Sign-On
    Bring your own Identity from popular public providers like Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Paypal.

  • User and Access Management
    Automate user profile management, workflows, and admin delegation; improve compliance with centralized policy management.

  • Cloud Directory
    Cloud scale directory services that are easily customized for your connected employees, customers, partners, and products.

  • Directory Integration
    Leverage existing directory investments such as Active Directory with out-of-the-box support for identity integration.

  • Multi-factor Authentication
    Add an extra layer of security with 2 Factor Authentication when accessing specific apps.

  • Open APIs and Customizable
    Fully customizable identity-as-a-service built into Salesforce Platform with support for open standards such as SAML, OAuth, OpenID Connect, SCIM.

  • Reporting and Dashboards
    Gain transparency and peace of mind with drag and drop report and dashboard building.