Cloud-Based Access Provider, Duo Security, Unveils New Single Sign-On Offering for SaaS Applications

Bit Ninja

Duo Security, a cloud-based access provider protecting thousands of organizations worldwide, has announced the launch of their new single sign-on offering. In addition to Office 365 and other Microsoft applications, Duo’s customers would now be able to provide a consistent and intuitive experience to access any other cloud application such as Salesforce, Box, Expensify, Slack and more.

Duo Security currently protects more than 8,000 Microsoft customers with its secured access platform, with the most common workloads being email, Windows servers, remote desktops, and directory services.

duo security“One of the biggest reasons we moved to Microsoft Office 365 was to leverage the cloud-based email system,” said Chris Allamon, Vice President of Information Technology, Level One Bank. “After we converted our email system over, we gained some other benefits by also looking into SharePoint in the cloud. We use Duo single-sign-on with Microsoft Office 365.”

Duo Security’s customer base includes Dresser-Rand Group, Etsy, NASA, Facebook, K-Swiss, Paramount Pictures, Random House, SuddenLink, Toyota, Twitter, Yelp, Zillow, and more. The company’s cloud technology can be quickly deployed to protect users, data, and applications from breaches, credential theft and account takeover. Duo Security is backed by capital from Benchmark, Google Ventures, Radar Partners, Redpoint Ventures and True Ventures.